Acyl anhydride

another name for anhydride (sense 3)


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    acyl coa acyl CoA abbr. acyl coenzyme A.

  • Acyl coenzyme a

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  • Acyl group

    the univalent group RCO–, where R is any organic group attached to one bond of the carbonyl group.

  • Acyl halide

    noun any derivative of carboxylic acid in which the hydroxyl group has been replaced by a halogen atom Also called acid halide

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