aryl

adjective
ar·yl | \ˈa-rəl, ˈer-əl\

Definition of aryl 

: having or being a monovalent organic radical (such as phenyl) derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of one hydrogen atom often used in combination

First Known Use of aryl

1899, in the meaning defined above

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International Scientific Vocabulary aromatic + -yl

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aryl

noun
ar·yl | \ˈar-əl \

Medical Definition of aryl 

: a radical (as phenyl) derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of one hydrogen atom

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