benzoyl group

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Related to benzoyl group: benzyl group, acetyl group, acyl group, Phenyl group
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Noun1.benzoyl group - the univalent radical derived from benzoic acid
chemical group, radical, group - (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
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IDUA-IS is chemically identical to IDUA-P but is 5 Da heavier because of the presence of 5 deuterium atoms in the benzoyl group.