What does uranyl mean?

Definitions for uranylˈyʊər ə nɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uranyl, uranyl group, uranyl radical(noun)

    the bivalent radical UO2 which forms salts with acids


  1. uranyl(Noun)

    The divalent radical UO, conveniently regarded as a residue of many uranium compounds.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uranyl(noun)

    the radical UO2, conveniently regarded as a residue of many uranium compounds


  1. Uranyl

    The uranyl ion is an oxycation of uranium in the oxidation state +6, with the chemical formula [UO2]2+. It has a linear structure with short U-O bonds, indicative of the presence of multiple bonds between uranium and oxygen. Four or more ligands are bound to the uranyl ion in an equatorial plane. The uranyl ion forms many complexes, particularly with ligands that have oxygen donor atoms. Complexes of the uranyl ion are important in the extraction of uranium from its ores and in nuclear fuel reprocessing.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of uranyl in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of uranyl in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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