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amyl acetate

noun

Definition of amyl acetate

  1. :  a colorless liquid acetate C7H14O2 of amyl alcohol that has a pleasant fruity odor and is used especially as a solvent and in the manufacture of artificial fruit essences —called also banana oil



1863

First Known Use of amyl acetate

1863


Medical Dictionary

amyl acetate

noun

Medical Definition of amyl acetate

  1. :  a colorless liquid acetate C7H14O2 of amyl alcohol that has a pleasant fruity odor and is used as a solvent and in the manufacture of artificial fruit essences




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