[des-uh l]

noun Chemistry.

a group of isomeric univalent radicals, C10H21, derived from the decanes by removing one hydrogen atom.

Nearby words

  1. decury,
  2. decussate,
  3. decussation,
  4. decussation of medial lemniscus,
  5. decussation of superior cerebellar peduncles,
  6. decylic acid,
  7. ded,
  8. dedal,
  9. dedans,
  10. dede agach

Origin of decyl Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019