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the univalent group CH2=CH- from vinyl alcohol.
The hydrocarbon radical, CH2=CH-.
vinyl/vi·nyl/ (vi´nil) the univalent group CH2dbondCH—.
vinyl chloride a vinyl group to which an atom of chlorine is attached; the monomer which polymerizes to polyvinyl chloride; it is toxic and carcinogenic.
Hydrocarbon radical CH2=CH-.
the univalent group, CH2CH, from vinyl alcohol. A common radical in the production of plastic materials such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC).