noun. ['ænˈhaɪdrɪd'] a compound formed from one or more other compounds in a reaction resulting in removal of water.
- phthalic anhydride
- acetic anhydride
- chemical compound
- an- (English)
- an- (Middle English (1100-1500))
- hydride (English)
Words that Rhyme with Anhydride
Example sentences of the word anhydride
1. Noun, singular or mass
The catalyst for epoxy resins is a hardener, often made from anhydride or amine chemicals.