[hahy-drok-suh-leyt] /haɪˈdrɒk səˌleɪt/
verb (used with object), hydroxylated, hydroxylating.
to introduce hydroxyl into (a compound).
noun 1. the univalent group –OH, as in inorganic compounds, such as sodium hydroxide, NaOH, or as in organic compounds, such as ethyl alcohol, C 2 H 6 O.
noun 1. . noun 1. the anion OH−.
hydroxymethyl hy·drox·y·meth·yl (hī-drŏk’sē-měth’əl) n. See methylol.
[hahy-drok-si-naf-thuh-leen, -nap-] /haɪˌdrɒk sɪˈnæf θəˌlin, -ˈnæp-/ noun 1. .