ethanoyl

noun

(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the monovalent group CH 3 CO-ethanoyl group or radical

Nearby words

  1. ethanethiol,
  2. ethanim,
  3. ethanoic acid,
  4. ethanol,
  5. ethanolamine,
  6. ethanoyl chloride,
  7. ethchlorvynol,
  8. ethel,
  9. ethelbert,
  10. etheldred

Word Origin for ethanoyl

C20: from eth(yl) + -oyl

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