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aryl group

noun, Chemistry
1.
any organic group derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by the removal of a hydrogen atom, as phenyl, C 6 H 5 −, from benzene, C 6 H 6 .
Also called aryl radical.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10
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