allyl group

noun
the univalent unsaturated organic radical C3H5; derived from propylene
Syn: ↑allyl, ↑allyl radical
Derivationally related forms: ↑allylic (for: ↑allyl)
Hypernyms: ↑group, ↑radical, ↑chemical group

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Chem.
the univalent group C3H5, derived from propylene. Also called allyl radical.

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  • allyl group — /ˈæləl grup/ (say aluhl groohp) noun an alkenyl group, CH2=CH–CH2–, related to allyl alcohol. Also, allyl radical. {Latin all(ium) garlic + yl} –allylic /əˈlɪlɪk/ (say uh lilik), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • allyl group — Chem. the univalent group C3H5, derived from propylene. Also called allyl radical. * * * …   Universalium

  • Allyl — An allyl group is an alkene hydrocarbon group with the formula H2C=CH CH2 . It is made up of a vinyl group, CH2=CH , attached to a methylene CH2. For example allyl alcohol has the structure H2C=CH CH2OH . Compounds containing the allyl group are… …   Wikipedia

  • allyl radical — noun the univalent unsaturated organic radical C3H5; derived from propylene • Syn: ↑allyl, ↑allyl group • Derivationally related forms: ↑allylic (for: ↑allyl) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • allyl — /al il/, Chem. adj. 1. containing the allyl group. n. 2. the allyl group. [1850 55; < L all(ium) garlic + YL] * * * …   Universalium

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

  • allyl resin — /æləl ˈrɛzən/ (say aluhl rezuhn) noun any of a class of synthetic resins formed by the polymerisation of compounds containing the allyl group …   Australian English dictionary

  • Allyl chloride — Allyl chloride …   Wikipedia

  • Group 2 organometallic chemistry — The group 2 elements are known to form organometallic compounds. .[1][2] Of these, organomagnesium compounds, usually in the form of Grignard reagents are widely used in organic chemistry, while the other organometallic compounds of this group… …   Wikipedia

  • allyl resin — noun a resin derived from allyl alcohol that hardens when cured; used as an adhesive • Hypernyms: ↑synthetic resin * * * noun or allyl plastic : any of a group of thermosetting transparent abrasion resistant synthetic resins or plastics made… …   Useful english dictionary

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