sulfinyl

[suhl-fuh-nil]

adjective Chemistry.

containing the sulfinyl group; thionyl.

Origin of sulfinyl

First recorded in 1930–35; sulf- + -in2 + -yl
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Medicine definitions for sulfinyl

sulfinyl

[sŭlfə-nĭl′]

n.

The bivalent group SO.
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