aldehydo

adjective al·de·hy·do \ ¦al-də-¦hī-(ˌ)dō \

Definition of aldehydo

: of or relating to an aldehyde : containing the group −CHO : aldehydic

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Origin and Etymology of aldehydo

aldehydo-


aldehydo-

combining form

Definition of aldehydo-

1 usually italic : containing the aldehyde group in names of open-chain aldehydic forms of specific sugars
  • aldehydo-d-galactose
— compare ald-
2 : formyl
  • aldehydobenzoic acid

Origin and Etymology of aldehydo-

International Scientific Vocabulary, from aldehyde + -o-


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