Medical Dictionary

vinyl

noun vi·nyl \ˈvīn-əl\

Medical Definition of VINYL

1
:  a monovalent radical CH2=CH derived from ethylene by removal of one hydrogen atom
2
:  a polymer of a vinyl compound or a product (as a resin or a textile fiber) made from one
vi·nyl·ic \vī-ˈnil-ik\ adjective
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