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amyl

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noun am·yl \ˈam-əl\

Medical Definition of amyl

  1. :  a univalent hydrocarbon radical C5H11 that occurs in various isomeric forms and is derived from pentane—called also pentyl




amyl-

combining form am·yl

Medical Definition of amyl-

  1. :  starch <amylase> <amylopectin>



Variants of amyl-

or amylo-

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