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Definition of the noun alcohol radical
What does alcohol radical mean as a name of something?
- the chemical group -OH
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by Louisa Pansegrouw
toddy alcoholic drink as appetiser aperitif alcoholic drink made from honey mead alcoholic drink taken before meals aperitif alcoholic preparation liqueur alcoholic tot dram alcoholism dipsomania alcohol radical amyl, ethyl alcohol standard ...
by Stuart M. Lee
Carbinol Monovalent primary alcohol radical. May be part of ...
Bū′tyl, an alcohol radical.—adj.Butyrā′ceous, buttery, containing butter.—n.B ū′tyrate, a saltofbutyric acid.—Butyricacid, a volatile fattyacid possessing the disagreeable odourof rancid butter. [L. butyrum.] Buxom, buks′um, adj. yielding, ...
Chambers's Encyclopaedia (1865)
A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People
According to the theory of organic radicals, the alcohols are hydrated oxides of an alcohol radical Thus, common alcohol, or spirit of wine, is the hydrated oxide of the radical ethyl (C4H,j), and is represented by the formula C4HS0,HO ; similarly ...
by Jan W. Gooch
Monovalent primary alcohol radical. It may be part of an aliphatic or an aromatic alcohol. For example, ethyl alcohol (C2H5OH) can be described as methyl carbinol, or benzyl alcohol (C6H5CH2OH) as phenyl carbinol. (2) It is sometimes used ...
univalent alcohol radical, eth•yl•a•tion (eth00el-a0shen) the act of combining or causing ...
A New Medical Dictionary (1890)
by George Milbry Gould
Chemically, the aidehydes are bodies containing the group CO, associated with a monatomic alcohol radical, and with hydrogen. They are euin converted into the corresponding acid by oxidation, ...
by George P. Rédei
An alcohol radical. Ethylene (C2H4): The simplest plant hormone yet it controls a wide variety of morphogenetic and developmental processes, from stem ...
propyl /'proupil/ o noun 1 the alcohol radical C3H7. las adj a propyl alcohol. © 1 9c: from propionic acid + -YL. propylaeum /propi'lism/ or propylon pinpilnn e- noun (propylaea /-ha/, propyta ...
Concise English Dictionary (2007)
by Wordsworth Editions, Limited
the alcohol radical C,H7.— ns. pro'pylamine an amine of propyl; pro'pylene, pro'pene a gaseous hydrocarbon (C,Hh). — adj. propyl'ic.
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