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phenyl radical

noun
1.
Chemistry, phenyl group.
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  • The first addition of ethene or ethyne to the phenyl radical is characterized by a high rate constant.
  • The formation of insoluble material may be a result of phenyl radical reactivity, leading to radical polymerization reactions.
  • The fate of the phenyl radical is dependent upon the medium of the reaction.

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