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  1. xylyl(Noun)

    Any of several univalent radicals, of formula (CH)CH- derived from the three isomers of xylene:- ortho-, meta- and para- (di-methyl benzene).

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  1. Xylyl(noun)

    any one of three metameric radicals which are characteristic respectively of the three xylenes

  2. Origin: [Xylo- + -yl.]


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