benzoyl

[ben-zoh-il] Chemistry.
adjective
1.
containing the benzoyl group.
noun

Origin:
1850–55; benzo- + -yl

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benzoyl (ˈbɛnzəʊɪl)
 
n
(modifier) Systematic name: benzenecarbonyl of, consisting of, or containing the monovalent group C6H5CO-: benzoyl group or radical

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benzoyl ben·zo·yl (běn'zō-ĭl')
n.
The univalent radical C6H5ICO- derived from benzoic acid.

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benzoyl   (běn'zō-ĭl', -zoil')  Pronunciation Key 
The radical C6H5CO, derived from benzoic acid.
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