a colorless, volatile, flammable liquid, c 3 h 5 cl, having a pungent odor, derived from propylene by chlorination: used chiefly in the synthesis of allyl alcohol, resins, and pharmaceuticals.
- Allyl group
the univalent group c 3 h 5 , derived from propylene.
- Allyl mercaptan
a colorless liquid, c 3 h 6 s, having a strong, garlicky odor, used in the manufacture of pharmaceuticals.
- Allyl resin
any of a cl-ss of thermosetting resins made from allyl alcohol and a dibasic acid, used chiefly as adhesives for laminated materials. noun any of several thermosetting synthetic resins made by polymerizing esters of allyl alcohol with a dibasic acid. they are used as adhesives
- Allyl sulfide
a colorless or pale yellow, water-insoluble liquid, c 6 h 10 s, having a garlicky odor, used chiefly in flavoring.
- Allude to
to refer casually or indirectly; make an (usually followed by to): he often alluded to his poverty. to contain a casual or indirect reference (usually followed by to): the letter alludes to something now forgotten. verb (intransitive) foll by to to refer indirectly, briefly, or implicitly (loosely) to mention v. 1530s, “mock,” from middle french […]