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isopropyl

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noun, often attributive iso·pro·pyl \ˌī-sə-ˈprō-pəl\

Definition of isopropyl

  1. :  the alkyl radical isomeric with straight-chain propyl —often used in combination



Origin and Etymology of isopropyl

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1866


Medical Dictionary

isopropyl

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noun iso·pro·pyl \ˌī-sə-ˈprō-pəl\

Medical Definition of isopropyl

  1. :  the alkyl group isomeric with normal propyl




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