lauroyl

noun

lau·​ro·​yl
ˈlȯrəˌwil,
ˈlär-
variants or lauryl
-rə̇l
plural -s
: the radical CH3(CH2)10CO− of lauric acid

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary laur- + -yl

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“Lauroyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lauroyl. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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