al·​kyl·​ic | \ (ˈ)al¦kilik \

Definition of alkylic

: of or relating to an alkyl

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First Known Use of alkylic

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alkylic

alkyl + -ic

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“Alkylic.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 18 January 2020.

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