aldehydo

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

Definition of aldehydo 

(Entry 1 of 2)

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

aldehydo-

combining form

Definition of aldehydo- (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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First Known Use of aldehydo

Adjective

1931, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aldehydo

Adjective

aldehydo-

Combining form

International Scientific Vocabulary, from aldehyde + -o-

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