hexyl

noun
hex·yl | \ ˈhek-səl \

Definition of hexyl 

: any of various isomeric alkyl radicals C6H13− derived from hexane

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1869, in the meaning defined above

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hexyl

noun
hex·yl | \ ˈhek-səl \

Medical Definition of hexyl 

: an alkyl radical C6H13 derived from a hexane

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