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1. The bivalent group C═O.
2. A metal compound, such as Ni(CO)4, containing the CO group.

car′bon·yl′ic adj.
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Adj.1.carbonylic - relating to or containing the carbonyl group
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
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In general, passive air samplers for carbonyl compounds, as aldehydes, contain and are based on the reaction of carbonylic compounds with 2,4-dinitrophenylhydrazine (2,4-DNPH).
13]C-NMR spectroscopic measurements of bulk soil samples (taken in 2004) showed a smaller share of carbonylic moieties and carboxyl groups in the CR than the MC and BF systems.