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Definition of the noun alkyl group
What does alkyl group mean as a name of something?
- any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons
- lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
- synonyms of alkyl group: alkyl / alkyl radical
- more generic terms: chemical group / group / radical = two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
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Dictionary of Chemistry (1987)
by D. Brynn Hibbert, A.M. James
alkyl group (Alk). Group formed by the removal of a hydrogen atom from an aliphatic HYDROCARBON. The group is named according to the parent hydrocarbon by replacing the suffix –ane by —yl (e.g., methyl, CH3–; ethyl, ...
by John Daintith
alkoxide An organic compound containing an ion of the type RO–, where R is an alkyl group. Alkoxides can be made by the reaction of metallic sodium on an ...
Dictionary of Chemistery (2010)
by R. P. Gupta
Alkenes Alkenes arc unsaturated compounds containing double carbon-carbon bonds, Alkoxido An organic compound containing an ion of the type RCK where R is an alkyl group. Alkyl Group A group obtained by removing a hydrogen atom ...
A Dictionary of Science (2010)
by Elizabeth A. Martin
alkylation A chemical reaction that introduces an *alkyl group into an organic molecule. The *Friedel-Crafts reaction results in ...
by Sunggyu Lee
The HDS reactivity of various sulfur compounds decreases in the order of disulfides > sulfides, thiols > thiophenes > BTs, NTs > BNTs, DBTs without any alkyl group at the 4- and/or ...
by Nicholas P Cheremisinoff
The NX-dialkyl-p-PDAs (where the alkyl group may be 1-methylheptyl, 1-ethyl-3-methylpentyl, 1,4-dimethylpentyl, ...
Volume 2 - Additives to Alpha by John J. McKetta Jr
Detergent properties are not only dependent on the degree of branching of the alkyl group but also on the position of the phenyl group on the dodecyl chain [17. 52]. Initially its position is mainly dependent on the position of the double bond in ...
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