ethanoyl group

noun
the organic group of acetic acid (CH3CO-)
Derivationally related forms: ↑acetylic (for: ↑acetyl), ↑acetylate (for: ↑acetyl), ↑acetylize (for: ↑acetyl)
Hypernyms: ↑acyl, ↑acyl group

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  • acetyl group — noun the organic group of acetic acid (CH3CO ) • Syn: ↑acetyl, ↑acetyl radical, ↑ethanoyl group, ↑ethanoyl radical • Derivationally related forms: ↑acetylic (for: ↑acetyl), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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