amyl alcohol

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amyl alcohol

noun

Definition of AMYL ALCOHOL

:  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

First Known Use of AMYL ALCOHOL

1849

amyl alcohol

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of AMYL ALCOHOL

: 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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