aryl group

  1. any organic group derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of a hydrogen atom, as phenyl, C6H5−, from benzene, C6H6.

Origin of aryl group

First recorded in 1905–10
  • Also called aryl radical.

Words Nearby aryl group Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023