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  1. vanadyl(Noun)

    The divalent radical VO, or the cation VO.

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  1. Vanadyl(noun)

    the hypothetical radical VO, regarded as a characterized residue of certain vanadium compounds

  2. Origin: [Vanadium + -yl.]


  1. Vanadyl acetylacetonate

    Vanadyl acetylacetonate is the chemical compound with the formula VO(C₅H₇O₂)₂. This blue-green coordination complex consists of the vanadyl group, VO²⁺, bound to two acetylacetonate anions, acac−. Like other charge-neutral acetylacetonates, this complex is soluble in organic solvents.


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