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hexyl

[hek-sil] /ˈhɛk sɪl/
adjective
1.
containing a hexyl group.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; hex- + -yl
Related forms
hexylic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hexyl

hexyl

/ˈhɛksɪl/
noun
1.
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the group of atoms C6H13, esp the isomeric form of this group, CH3(CH2)4CH2-: a hexyl group or radical
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hexyl in Medicine

hexyl hex·yl (hěk'səl)
n.
The univalent hydrocarbon radical, C6H13.

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hexyl in Science
hexyl
  (hěk'səl)   
The radical C6H13, derived from hexane.
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