lauroyl

noun lau·ro·yl \ˈlȯrəˌwil, ˈlär-\
variants: or

lauryl

\-rə̇l\

Definition of lauroyl

plural

-s

  1. :  the radical CH3(CH2)10CO− of lauric acid

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Origin and Etymology of lauroyl

International Scientific Vocabulary laur- + -yl


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