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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any univalent organic radical derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by removing a hydrogen atom.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name introduced by Vorländer to designate a radical derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon, as phenyl, C6H5, tolyl, C7H7.


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