arylphosphine etymology

English word arylphosphine comes from English phosphine

Detailed word origin of arylphosphine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
phosphine English (eng) (dyeing) chrysaniline, often in the form of a salt. (inorganic compound, uncountable) a toxic gas; hydride of phosphorus, PH3. (organic chemistry, countable) any alkyl or aryl derivative of this compound, PR3 (where at least one R is not H).
arylphosphine English (eng) (organic chemistry) Any aryl derivative of phosphine.

Words with the same origin as arylphosphine

Descendants of phosphine