alkynyl

noun
al·​ky·​nyl | \ ˈalkəˌnil, -ēl \
plural -s

Definition of alkynyl

: a univalent aliphatic hydrocarbon radical containing a triple bond

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First Known Use of alkynyl

1936, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for alkynyl

alkyne + -yl

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“Alkynyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alkynyl. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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