[ muh-thok-see ]
/ məˈθɒk si /
containing the methoxy group.
Also meth·ox·yl [muh-thok-sil] /məˈθɒk sɪl/.
Definition for methoxy (2 of 2)
a combining form occurring in the names of chemical compounds in which the methoxy group is present: methoxychlor.
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Medicine definitions for methoxy
Containing the radical group, CH3O:methoxyflurane.
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