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amyl alcohol

noun

Definition of amyl alcohol

  1. :  any of eight isomeric alcohols C5H12O used especially as solvents and in making esters; also :  a commercially produced mixture of amyl alcohols used especially as a solvent



1849

First Known Use of amyl alcohol

1849


Medical Dictionary

amyl alcohol

noun

Medical Definition of amyl alcohol

  1. :  any of eight isomeric alcohols C5H12O used especially as solvents and in making esters; also :  either of two commercially produced mixtures of amyl alcohols used especially as solvents




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