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benzyl

 [ben´zil]
the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7 or C6H5CH2-, found in benzyl alcohol and various other compounds.
benzyl benzoate one of the active substances in peruvian and tolu balsams, and produced synthetically; applied topically as a scabicide.

ben·zyl

(ben'zil),
The hydrocarbon radical, C6H5CH2-.

benzyl

/ben·zyl/ (ben´zil) the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7.
benzyl benzoate  one of the active substances in peruvian and tolu balsams, and produced synthetically; applied topically as a scabicide.

benzyl

adjective
(1) Referring to a benzyl compound.
(2) Referring to a free-radical related to toluene and benzoic acid.

benzyl

the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7.

benzyl alcohol
a colorless liquid used as a bacteriostatic in solutions for injection, and also topically as a local anesthetic.
benzyl benzoate
a clear, oily liquid used as a topical scabicide and with dimercaprol as an antidote in metal poisoning. Toxic in cats.