ethanoyl radical

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

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

  • acyl group — noun any group or radical of the form RCO where R is an organic group an example of the acyl group is the acetyl group • Syn: ↑acyl • Hypernyms: ↑group, ↑radical, ↑chemical group • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • Acetyl — In organic chemistry, acetyl (ethanoyl), is a functional group, the acyl of acetic acid, with chemical formula COCH3. It is sometimes abbreviated as Ac (not to be confused with the element actinium). The acetyl radical contains a methyl group… …   Wikipedia

  • Functional group — For other uses, see Functional group (disambiguation) and Moiety (disambiguation). Benzyl acetate has an ester functional group (in red), an acetyl moiety (circled with green) and a benzyloxy moiety (circled with orange). Other divisions can be… …   Wikipedia

  • Acyl chloride — In organic chemistry, an acyl chloride (or acid chloride) is an organic compound which is a reactive derivative of a carboxylic acid. As part of its molecular structure, an acyl chloride has the reactive functional group CO Cl. An acyl chloride… …   Wikipedia

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