noun an·thran·o·yl \anˈthranəˌwil\

Definition of anthranoyl



  1. :  the radical NH2C6H4CO− of anthranilic acid; ortho-amino-benzoyl

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Origin and Etymology of anthranoyl

anthranilic + -o- + -yl

First Known Use: 14th century

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