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sulfonyl chloride

noun, Chemistry.

sulfuryl chloride

or sulfonyl chloride

noun, Chemistry.
1.
a colorless liquid, SO 2 Cl 2 , having a very pungent odor and corrosive to the skin and mucous membranes: used as a chlorinating or sulfonating agent.
Origin of sulfuryl chloride
1865-1870
1865-70
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