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adjective ar·yl \ˈa-rəl, ˈer-əl\

Definition of aryl

  1. :  having or being a monovalent organic radical (as phenyl) derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of one hydrogen atom —often used in combination



Origin and Etymology of aryl

International Scientific Vocabulary aromatic + -yl


First Known Use: 1906


Medical Dictionary

aryl

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noun ar·yl \ˈar-əl\

Medical Definition of aryl

  1. :  a radical (as phenyl) derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of one hydrogen atom




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