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-oyl

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1.
(in chemistry) indicating an acyl group or radical: ethanoyl, methanoyl
Word Origin
C20: from o(xygen) + -yl
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-oyl in Medicine

-oyl suff.
An organic acid radical: fumaroyl.

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