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sulfhydryl

[suhlf-hahy-dril] /sʌlfˈhaɪ drɪl/
adjective, Chemistry
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Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; sulf- + hydr-2 + -yl
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sulfhydryl in Medicine

sulfhydryl sulf·hy·dryl (sŭlf-hī'drəl)
n.
The univalent radical group, SH, present in many biologically active molecules such as coenzymes and certain proteins.

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