OBO ID: CHEBI:51845
Term Name: bromoacetone Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 1-Bromo-2-propanone
  • 1-bromopropan-2-one
  • Acetonyl bromide
  • alpha-Bromoacetone
  • Bromomethyl methyl ketone
  • Monobromoacetone
Definition: An alpha-bromoketone that is acetone in which one of the hydrogens is replaced by a bromine atom. A poweful lachrymator, it was formerly used as a chemical weapon.
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Ontology: Chebi
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