alcohols

https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.A00204
Compounds in which a hydroxy group, –OH, is attached to a saturated carbon atom R3COH. The term 'hydroxyl' refers to the radical species, HO..
See also:
enols
,
phenols
Source:
PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. (Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1312 [Terms] [Paper]
See also:
PAC, 1993, 65, 1357. (Revised nomenclature for radicals, ions, radical ions and related species (IUPAC Recommendations 1993)) on page 1357 [Terms] [Paper]