carbonyl

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car·bon·yl

noun \ˈkär-bə-ˌnil, -ˌnēl\

Definition of CARBONYL

1
:  an organic functional group or radical −CO− occurring in aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, and their derivatives
2
:  a coordination complex involving the neutral radical CO <chromium carbonyl>
car·bon·yl·ic \ˌkär-bə-ˈni-lik\ adjective

First Known Use of CARBONYL

1863

car·bon·yl

noun \ˈkär-bə-ˌnil, -ˌnēl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CARBONYL

: an organic functional group CO occurring in aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, and their derivatives

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