hydroxyl group love

Definitions

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the monovalent group -OH in such compounds as bases and some acids and alcohols

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The word comes from ‘phenol,’ the name for the structure below which has one hydroxyl group attached to the ring.

    CHASING the WHITE DOG

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