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thiol:

see mercaptanmercaptan
or thiol
, any of a class of organic compounds containing the group -SH bonded to a carbon atom. The volatile low-molecular-weight mercaptans have disagreeable odors.
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thiol

[′thī‚ȯl]
(organic chemistry)