anthranoyl

noun

an·​thran·​o·​yl
anˈthranəˌwil
plural -s
: the radical NH2C6H4CO− of anthranilic acid; ortho-amino-benzoyl

Word History

Etymology

anthranilic + -o- + -yl

First Known Use

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anthranoyl was in the 14th century

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“Anthranoyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anthranoyl. Accessed 27 Nov. 2022.

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