heptyl

noun
hep·​tyl | \ ˈheptə̇l \
plural -s

Definition of heptyl

: any of several isomeric alkyl radicals C7H15 derived from the heptanes especially : the normal radical CH3(CH2)5CH2

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History and Etymology for heptyl

International Scientific Vocabulary hepta- + -yl

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“Heptyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heptyl. Accessed 26 May. 2022.

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