any of two univalent, isomeric groups having the formula C3H7−.
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A Smack Of Jellyfish And Other Strange Animal GroupsWhat do hunting and sexual desires have in common? We could point to several things, but from a linguistic point of view, we’re referring to the archaic word venery, which means both hunting (from the Latin venor) and sexual desire (from Latin veneria, referring to Venus). Strangely, terms of venery is a collective noun that means a group of animals. And, many of these animal …
- propyl alcohol,
- propyl aldehyde,
- propylene glycol,
- propylene group
Compare isopropyl group.
Also called propyl radical.
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