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hydroxyl

hy·drox·yl

hydroxyl

 
pronunciation:
haI drak sl
part of speech: adjective
definition: of a chemical group containing one atom each of hydrogen and oxygen, found in some bases, acids, and alcohols.
derivation: hydroxylic (adj.)