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butyryl

[byoo-ter-il]
adjective Chemistry.
  1. containing the butyryl group.
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Origin of butyryl

First recorded in 1865–70; butyr(ic) + -yl
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butyryl in Medicine

butyryl

(byōōtə-rĭl′)
n.
  1. The radical C3H7COO of butyric acid.
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