adjective Chemistry.
containing the methoxy group.
Also, methoxyl [muh-thok-sil] .

1895–1900; meth- + oxy-2 Unabridged


a combining form occurring in the names of chemical compounds in which the methoxy group is present: methoxychlor. Unabridged
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methoxy- pref.
Containing the radical group, CH3O: methoxyflurane.

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