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tolyl

[tol-il] /ˈtɒl ɪl/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
containing a tolyl group; cresyl.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; tol(uene) + -yl
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tolyl

/ˈtɒlɪl/
noun
1.
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing any of three isomeric groups, CH3C6H4-, derived from toluene: tolyl group or radical
2.
(modifier) Also α-tolyl another word for benzyl
Word Origin
C19: from tolu (see toluene) + -yl
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tolyl in Science
tolyl
  (tŏl'əl)   
The group C7H7, derived from toluene.
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