oleyl

noun
ole·​yl | \ ōˈlēə̇l \
plural -s

Definition of oleyl

1 : oleoyl
2 : the univalent radical C17H33CH2− derived from oleyl alcohol

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History and Etymology for oleyl

ole- + -yl

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“Oleyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oleyl. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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