acridinyl

noun
acrid·​i·​nyl | \ ə-ˈkri-də-(ˌ)nil, -nəl \
variants: or acridyl \ ˈa-​krə-​ˌdil , -​dəl \
plural -s

Definition of acridinyl

: the univalent radical C13H8N of acridine

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First Known Use of acridinyl

1952, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acridinyl

acridinyl, alteration of acridyl; acridyl, International Scientific Vocabulary acridine + -yl

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“Acridinyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acridinyl. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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