tetradecyl

noun
tet·​ra·​decyl

Definition of tetradecyl

: an alkyl radical C14H29 derived from a tetradecane especially : the normal radical CH3(CH2)12CH2

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History and Etymology for tetradecyl

International Scientific Vocabulary tetra- + decyl

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“Tetradecyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetradecyl. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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