benzule
Benzoyl Ben"zoyl, n. [Benzoic + Gr. ? wood. See {-yl}.] (Chem.) A compound radical, {C6H5.CO-}; the base of benzoic acid, of the oil of bitter almonds, and of an extensive series of compounds. [Formerly written also {benzule}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Benzoyl — Ben zoyl, n. [Benzoic + Gr. ? wood. See { yl}.] (Chem.) A compound radical, {C6H5.CO }; the base of benzoic acid, of the oil of bitter almonds, and of an extensive series of compounds. [Formerly written also {benzule}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • C6H5CO- — Benzoyl Ben zoyl, n. [Benzoic + Gr. ? wood. See { yl}.] (Chem.) A compound radical, {C6H5.CO }; the base of benzoic acid, of the oil of bitter almonds, and of an extensive series of compounds. [Formerly written also {benzule}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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