alkylic

adjective

al·​kyl·​ic
(ˈ)al¦kilik
: of or relating to an alkyl

Word History

Etymology

alkyl + -ic

First Known Use

circa 1900, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alkylic was circa 1900

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“Alkylic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkylic. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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