pentenyl

noun
pen·​te·​nyl | \ ˈpentəˌnil \
plural -s

Definition of pentenyl

: any of four univalent radicals C5H9 derived from the pentenes by removal of one hydrogen atom

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History and Etymology for pentenyl

pentene + -yl

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“Pentenyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentenyl. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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