Definition of Amyl

1. Noun. A hydrocarbon radical that occurs in many organic compounds.

Generic synonyms: Chemical Group, Group, Radical



Definition of Amyl

1. n. A hydrocarbon radical, C5H11, of the paraffine series found in amyl alcohol or fusel oil, etc.

Definition of Amyl

1. Noun. (dated organic chemistry) pentyl ¹

2. Adjective. Of or pertaining to starch ¹

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Definition of Amyl

1. a univalent radical [n -S]

Medical Definition of Amyl

1. A hydrocarbon radical, C5H11, of the paraffine series found in amyl alcohol or fusel oil, etc. Origin: L. Amylum starch + -yl. Cf. Amidin. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amyl

amygdalohippocampectomies
amygdalohippocampectomy
amygdaloid
amygdaloid body
amygdaloid complex
amygdaloid fossa
amygdaloid nucleus
amygdaloid tubercle
amygdaloidal
amygdaloids
amygdaloside
amygdalotomy
amygdals
amygdule
amygdules
amyl (current term)
amyl alcohol
amyl hydrate
amyl nitrate
amyl nitrite
amyl valerate
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amylaemia
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amylase-creatinine clearance ratio
amylases
amylasuria
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amylates
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