transitive verb
ben·​zyl·​ate | \ ˈben-zə-ˌlāt \

Definition of benzylate

: to introduce benzyl into (a compound)

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Other Words from benzylate

benzylation \ ˌben-​zə-​ˈlā-​shən \ noun, plural -s

History and Etymology for benzylate

benzyl + -ate

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“Benzylate.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 13 December 2019.

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