stearoyl

noun
stear·​o·​yl | \ stēˈarəˌwil, ˈstir-, -ˌwēl \
plural -s

Definition of stearoyl

: the radical C17H35CO− of stearic acid

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History and Etymology for stearoyl

International Scientific Vocabulary stear- + -yl

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“Stearoyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stearoyl. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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