tolyl

noun
tol·​yl | \ ˈtä-ləl How to pronounce tolyl (audio) \

Definition of tolyl

: any of three monovalent radicals CH3C6H4 derived from toluene

First Known Use of tolyl

circa 1868, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of tolyl was circa 1868

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“Tolyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tolyl. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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tolyl

noun
tol·​yl | \ ˈtäl-ˌil How to pronounce tolyl (audio) \

Medical Definition of tolyl

: any of three monovalent radicals CH3C6H4 derived from toluene

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