As nouns the difference between amyl and siamyl
is that amyl
is (dated|organic chemistry) pentyl while siamyl
is (organic chemistry) the univalent radical 1,2-dimethylpropyl- that is isomeric with amyl.
As an adjective amyl
is of or pertaining to starch.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(dated, organic chemistry) pentyl
* amyl alcohol
* amyl nitrate
* amyl nitrite
Of or pertaining to starch
(organic chemistry) The univalent radical 1,2-dimethylpropyl- that is isomeric with amyl