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the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7 or C6H5CH2-, found in benzyl alcohol and various other compounds.
The hydrocarbon radical, C6H5CH2-.
benzyl/ben·zyl/ (ben´zil) the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7.
(1) Referring to a benzyl compound.
(2) Referring to a free-radical related to toluene and benzoic acid.
the hydrocarbon radical, C7H7.
a colorless liquid used as a bacteriostatic in solutions for injection, and also topically as a local anesthetic.
a clear, oily liquid used as a topical scabicide and with dimercaprol as an antidote in metal poisoning. Toxic in cats.