Definition of acryl in English:

acryl

noun

Chemistry
  • The group or radical —C(O)CH=CH2, derived from acrylic acid; also called acryloyl. Chiefly attributive or as a formative element in chemical names.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From acr- + -yl, after acrylic or its etymon German Acrylsäure.

Pronunciation:

acryl

/ˈakrʌɪl//ˈakrɪl/