• Definition for "acetic anhydride"
    • The acid anhydride of acetic acid, (CH3CO)2O.
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acetic anhydride definition

  • noun:
    • The acid anhydride of acetic acid, (CH3CO)2O.
    • a compound that's required in order to refine opium into heroin
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