<chemistry> A hypothetical hydrocarbon radical, C3H5, isomeric with allyl and glyceryl, and regarded as the essential residue of glycerin. Cf. Allyl, and Glyceryl.

Origin: Propene + -yl.

(01 Mar 1998)

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