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  1. vanillyl(Noun)

    A functional group that characterizes the vanilloids.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vanillyl(noun)

    the hypothetical radical characteristic of vanillic alcohol

  2. Origin: [Vanillic + -yl.]


  1. Vanillyl group

    In organic chemistry, the vanillyl group is a functional group. Compounds containing a vanillyl group are called vanilloids, and include vanillin, vanillic acid, capsaicin, vanillylmandelic acid, etc.

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