propenyl

[proh-puh-nil]

adjective Chemistry.

containing the propenyl group.

Sometimes pro·pe·nyl·ic [proh-puh-nil-ik] /ˌproʊ pəˈnɪl ɪk/.

Origin of propenyl

First recorded in 1865–70; propene + -yl
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