Definitions

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  • n. An organic residue or radical derived from lactic acid.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An organic residue or radical (CH3.CHOH.CO-) derived from lactic acid.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lactic-acid radical: as, lactyl chlorid, CH3.CHCl.CO.Cl.

Etymologies

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lactic +‎ -yl

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