Definition of propargylic in English:

propargylic

adjective

Chemistry
  • Of or containing propargyl.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Watts (1815–1884), chemist. From German Propargyl propargyl (the English word is first attested slightly later) + -ic.

Pronunciation

propargylic

/ˌprəʊpɑːˈdʒɪlɪk/