Definition of succinyl
: either of two radicals derived from succinic acid by removal of one or both hydroxyl groups:a : a divalent radical OCCH2CH2COb : a monovalent radical HOOCCH2CH2CO
Origin of succinyl
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: circa 1868
Medical Definition of succinyl
: either of two groups of succinic acid:a: a bivalent group OCCH2CH2COb: a monovalent group HOOCCH2CH2CO
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