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methoxy

[muh-thok-see] /məˈθɒk si/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing the methoxy group.
Also, methoxyl
[muh-thok-sil] /məˈθɒk sɪl/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; meth- + oxy-2

methoxy-

1.
a combining form occurring in the names of chemical compounds in which the methoxy group is present:
methoxychlor.
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methoxy in Medicine

methoxy- pref.
Containing the radical group, CH3O: methoxyflurane.

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