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formyl

noun for·myl \ˈfr-ˌmil\

Definition of FORMYL

:  the radical HCO− of formic acid that is also characteristic of aldehydes

Origin of FORMYL

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1859
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formyl

noun for·myl \ˈfr-ˌmil\

Medical Definition of FORMYL

:  the radical HCO− of formic acid that is also characteristic of aldehydes

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