furyl

noun

fu·​ryl
ˈfyu̇rəl,
-(ˌ)ril
plural -s
: either of two univalent radicals C4H3O derived from furan by removal of one hydrogen atom
especially : the alpha or 2-radical

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary fur- + -yl

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“Furyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/furyl. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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