ethynyl group


noun Chemistry.

the univalent group HC=C−, derived from acetylene.

Nearby words

  1. ethylidene,
  2. ethylvinyl ether,
  3. ethyne,
  4. ethynodiol,
  5. ethynyl,
  6. ethynylation,
  7. eti,
  8. etic,
  9. etidronate disodium,
  10. etiolate

Also called ethynyl radical.

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