Definition of nonylic in English:

nonylic

adjective

Chemistry
  • Of a compound or molecule: containing a nonyl radical. "nonylic acid"noun = nonanoic acid.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From nonyl + -ic.

Pronunciation

nonylic

/nɒˈnɪlɪk//nəʊˈnɪlɪk/