noun. a trivalent radical derived from glycerol by removing the three hydroxyl radicals.
- chemical group
Example sentences of the word glyceryl
1. Noun, singular or mass
Mineral oil and glyceryl hydroxystearate have both emollient and occlusive effects.
Acid perms contain glyceryl monothioglycolate, a more "gentle" formula; however, it is known to cause allergic sensitivity over frequent exposure, according to Hairfinder.com