tolyl

noun
tol·yl | \ˈtä-ləl \

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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tolyl

noun
tol·yl | \ˈtäl-ˌil \

Medical Definition of tolyl 

: any of three monovalent radicals CH3C6H4 derived from toluene

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