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toluyl

/ˈtɒljʊɪl/
noun
1.
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing any of three isomeric groups CH3C6H4CO-, derived from a toluic acid by removal of the hydroxyl group: toluyl group or radical
Word Origin
C19: from tolu(ene) + -yl
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