alkoxy

adjective alk·oxy \ ˈal-ˌkäk-sē \

Definition of alkoxy

: of, relating to, or containing a monovalent radical RO− composed of an alkyl group united with oxygen often used in combination

Origin and Etymology of alkoxy

International Scientific Vocabulary alkyl + oxygen


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alkoxy

adjective alk·oxy \ ˈal-ˌkäk-sē \

medical Definition of alkoxy

: of, relating to, or containing a monovalent radical composed of an alkyl group united with oxygen

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