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- n. Any univalent organic radical derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by removing a hydrogen atom.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name introduced by Vorländer to designate a radical derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon, as phenyl, C6H5, tolyl, C7H7.
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