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uranyl

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noun ura·nyl \ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌnil, yu̇-ˈrā-nəl\

Definition of uranyl

  1. :  a divalent radical UO2



Origin and Etymology of uranyl

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin uranium + International Scientific Vocabulary -yl


First Known Use: 1850


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