Meaning of AMYL in English

AMYL

ˈamə̇l also ˈām- noun

( -s )

Etymology: blend of amyl- and -yl

1. : pentyl

2. : either of two mixtures of pentyl radicals:

a. : the radicals derived from amyl alcohol (sense 2a) — called also isoamyl

b. : the radicals derived from amyl alcohol (sense 2b)

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