vanadyl

noun

vana·​dyl
vəˈnādᵊl,
ˈvanəˌdil
plural -s
: either of two radicals composed of vanadium and oxygen:
a
: the univalent, bivalent, or trivalent radical VO
vanadyl sulfate VOSO4
b
: the univalent radical VO2

Word History

Etymology

vanad- + -yl

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“Vanadyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vanadyl. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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