How to use -yl in a sentence
This remarkable specimen has been handed down from generation to generation since the time of the habitation of T ai yl lon ne.Illustrated Catalogue of the Collections Obtained | James Stevenson
Kial-i-kia s-tsa-na, w-kop-tchi-yl-athl-yel-la, ta t--tchi-nan -t ts-na-pa.Illustrated Catalogue of the Collections Obtained | James Stevenson
Le roy d'Arogon a mand son ambaxadeur que yl veult commander aux cardinaulx espaingnos que yl veulent favoryser le papat nous.The First Governess of the Netherlands, Margaret of Austria | Eleanor E. Tremayne
Yl is further represented as the god of the winds and storms, and of the thunder and lightning.American Hero-Myths | Daniel G. Brinton
During those throneless times,1454 she had settled down in Khwrizm where Yl-prsFol.The Bbur-nma in English | Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
British Dictionary definitions for -yl
(in chemistry) indicating a group or radical: methyl; carbonyl
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Scientific definitions for -yl
A suffix used to form the chemical names of organic compounds when they are radicals (parts of larger compounds), such as ethyl and phenyl.
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