phosphoryl

noun
phos·​pho·​ryl | \ ˈfäs-fə-ˌril How to pronounce phosphoryl (audio) \

Definition of phosphoryl

: a usually trivalent group PO

First Known Use of phosphoryl

1858, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of phosphoryl was in 1858

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“Phosphoryl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/phosphoryl. Accessed 28 Feb. 2020.

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phosphoryl

noun
phos·​pho·​ryl | \ ˈfäs-fə-ˌril How to pronounce phosphoryl (audio) \

Medical Definition of phosphoryl

: a usually trivalent group PO consisting of phosphorus and oxygen

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