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EtymologyEdit

From propane +‎ -yl.

NounEdit

propyl (plural propyls)

  1. (organic chemistry) Either of two isomeric univalent hydrocarbon radicals, C3H7, formally derived from propane by the loss of a hydrogen atom.

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EtymologyEdit

From prop- +‎ -yl.

PronunciationEdit

Hyphenation: pro‧pyl

NounEdit

propyl n (uncountable)

  1. (organic chemistry) propyl