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alkoxy

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adjective alk·oxy \ˈal-ˌkäk-sē\

Definition of alkoxy

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing a monovalent radical RO− composed of an alkyl group united with oxygen —often used in combination



Origin of alkoxy

International Scientific Vocabulary alkyl + oxygen


First Known Use: circa 1925


Medical Dictionary

alkoxy

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adjective alk·oxy \ˈal-ˌkäk-sē\

Medical Definition of alkoxy

  1. :  of, relating to, or containing a monovalent radical composed of an alkyl group united with oxygen




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