a colorless, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C 8 H 7 NS, used as an insecticide.
- Benzylidene acetone
a colorless, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C 10 H 10 O, having a vanillalike odor, used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfume.
- Benzylidene chloride
benzal chloride. a colorless, oily liquid, C 7 H 6 Cl 2 , used chiefly in the synthesis of benzaldehyde, and in the manufacture of dyes.
a combining form used in the names of chemical compounds in which the benzyl group is present: benzyloxyamine.