heptyl definition

  • noun:
    • Either of several isomeric univalent hydrocarbon radicals, C7H15, officially produced from heptane by the losing a hydrogen atom.
    • A compound radical, C7H15, thought to be the fundamental radical of heptane and a related series of substances.
    • The hypothetical radical (C7H15) of heptylic alcohol and its derivatives.

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