xenyl

noun
\ ˈzenᵊl, ˈzēn- \
plural -s

Definition of xenyl

: a univalent radical C6H5C6H4− derived from biphenyl; biphenyl-yl

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History and Etymology for xenyl

International Scientific Vocabulary xen- + -yl

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“Xenyl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/xenyl. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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