carbonyl

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noun car·bon·yl \ˈkär-bə-ˌnil, -ˌnēl\

Definition of carbonyl

  1. 1 :  an organic functional group or radical −CO− occurring in aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, and their derivatives

  2. 2 :  a coordination complex involving the neutral radical CO <chromium carbonyl>

carbonylic

play \ˌkär-bə-ˈni-lik\ adjective

1863

First Known Use of carbonyl

1863


Medical Dictionary

carbonyl

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noun car·bon·yl \ˈkär-bə-ˌnil, -ˌnēl\

Medical Definition of carbonyl

  1. :  an organic functional group CO occurring in aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, esters, and their derivatives


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