oxatyl
Carboxyl Car*box"yl (k[aum]r*b[o^]ks"[i^]l), n. [Carbon + oxygen + -yl.] (Chem.) The complex radical, {CO.OH}, regarded as the essential and characteristic constituent which all oxygen acids of carbon (as formic, acetic, benzoic acids, etc.) have in common; -- called also {oxatyl}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Oxatyl — Oxatyl, s. Oxalsäure …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Carboxyl — Car*box yl (k[aum]r*b[o^]ks [i^]l), n. [Carbon + oxygen + yl.] (Chem.) The complex radical, {CO.OH}, regarded as the essential and characteristic constituent which all oxygen acids of carbon (as formic, acetic, benzoic acids, etc.) have in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • COOH — Carboxyl Car*box yl (k[aum]r*b[o^]ks [i^]l), n. [Carbon + oxygen + yl.] (Chem.) The complex radical, {CO.OH}, regarded as the essential and characteristic constituent which all oxygen acids of carbon (as formic, acetic, benzoic acids, etc.) have… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frankland , Sir Edward — (1825–1899) British organic chemist Born at Churchtown near Lancaster, Frankland was first apprenticed to a pharmacist in Lancaster; he was later encouraged to go to London to study chemistry under Lyon Playfair at the Royal College of Engineers… …   Scientists

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