Precursor vs Dimethyldichlorosilane - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between precursor and dimethyldichlorosilane

is that precursor is that which precurses, a forerunner, a predecessor, an indicator of approaching events while dimethyldichlorosilane is (organic compound) a tetrahedral organosilicon compound used industrially as a precursor to dimethylsilicone and polysilane compounds.

precursor

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Alternative forms

* (chiefly obsolete)

Noun

(en noun)
  • That which precurses, a forerunner, a predecessor, an indicator of approaching events.
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  • (chemistry) One of the compounds that participates in the chemical reaction that produces another compound.
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    dimethyldichlorosilane

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia dimethyldichlorosilane)
  • (organic compound) A tetrahedral organosilicon compound used industrially as a precursor to dimethylsilicone and polysilane compounds.