terpinyl

noun
ter·​pi·​nyl | \ ˈtərpənᵊl, -ˌnil \
plural -s

Definition of terpinyl

: a univalent radical C10H17 derived from terpineol and especially alpha-terpineol

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History and Etymology for terpinyl

International Scientific Vocabulary terpin + -yl

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“Terpinyl.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terpinyl. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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