veratryl

noun
ver·​a·​tryl | \ ˈverə‧ˌtril, -ēl \
plural -s

Definition of veratryl

: the univalent radical (CH3O)2C6H3CH2− of the alcohol corresponding to veratraldehyde and veratric acid; 3,4-dimethoxy-benzyl

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History and Etymology for veratryl

veratr- + -yl

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“Veratryl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veratryl. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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