Meaning of DIAMYL SULFIDE in English

DIAMYL SULFIDE

/duy am"euhl/ , Chem.

a yellow liquid consisting of a mixture of isomers having the formula (C 5 H 11 ) 2 S, used chiefly in the preparation of organic sulfur compounds. Also called amyl sulfide .

[ DI- 1 + AMYL ]

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