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 (bĕn′zō-ĭl′, -zoil′)
The univalent acyl group C6H5CO-, derived from benzoic acid.
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(Elements & Compounds) (modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the monovalent group C6H5CO-: benzoyl group or radical. Systematic name: benzenecarbonyl
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(ˈbɛn zoʊ ɪl)
the univalent group C7H5O−, derived from benzoic acid.
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