carbobenzoxy

adjective
car·​bo·​ben·​zoxy | \ ˌkär-(ˌ)bō-ˌben-ˈzäk-sē How to pronounce carbobenzoxy (audio) \
variants: or carbobenzyloxy \ -​ˌben-​zə-​ˈläk-​sē How to pronounce carbobenzoxy (audio) \

Medical Definition of carbobenzoxy

: relating to or containing the group −COOCH2C6H5 carbobenzoxy synthesis of peptides

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“Carbobenzoxy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/carbobenzoxy. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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