toluyl

/ (ˈtɒljʊɪl) /

noun

(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing any of three isomeric groups CH 3 C 6 H 4 CO-, derived from a toluic acid by removal of the hydroxyl grouptoluyl group or radical

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Word Origin for toluyl

C19: from tolu (ene) + -yl
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