benzoyl group

noun
the univalent radical derived from benzoic acid
Syn: ↑benzoyl radical
Hypernyms: ↑group, ↑radical, ↑chemical group

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Chem.
the univalent group C7H5O-, derived from benzoic acid. Also called benzoyl radical.

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  • benzoyl — adj. containing the benzoyl group (Chemistry) …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • benzoyl — noun A univalent radical formally derived from benzoic acid, CHCO , by removal of the hydroxyl group …   Wiktionary

  • benzoyl — ben•zo•yl [[t]ˈbɛn zoʊ ɪl[/t]] n. chem. the univalent group C7H5O−, derived from benzoic acid • Etymology: 1850–55 …   From formal English to slang

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