alkylic

adjective
of or related to an alkyl
Pertains to noun: ↑alkyl group
Derivationally related forms: ↑alkyl
Topics: ↑chemistry, ↑chemical science

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\(ˈ)al|kilik\ adjective
Etymology: alkyl + -ic
: of or relating to an alkyl

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/al kil"ik/, adj.
of, pertaining to, or characteristic of an alkyl group.
[ALKYL + -IC]

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  • alkylic — /al kil ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of an alkyl group. [ALKYL + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • alkylic — al·kyl·ic …   English syllables

  • alkyl — [al′kil΄] n. [ ALK(ALI) + YL] a noncyclic saturated hydrocarbon radical with the general formula CnH2n+1: also alkyl radical alkylic adj …   English World dictionary

  • alkyl group — noun any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons • Syn: ↑alkyl, ↑alkyl radical • Derivationally related forms: ↑alkylic (for: ↑alkyl) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • alkyl radical — noun any of a series of univalent groups of the general formula CnH2n+1 derived from aliphatic hydrocarbons • Syn: ↑alkyl, ↑alkyl group • Derivationally related forms: ↑alkylic (for: ↑alkyl) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • chemical science — noun the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions • Syn: ↑chemistry • Derivationally related forms: ↑chemic (for: ↑chemistry), ↑chemist (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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