butyl alcohol


butyl alcohol

noun

Definition of BUTYL ALCOHOL

:  any of four flammable alcohols C4H9OH (as butanol) used in organic synthesis and as solvents

First Known Use of BUTYL ALCOHOL

circa 1871

butyl alcohol

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BUTYL ALCOHOL

: any of four flammable alcohols C4H9OH (as butanol) derived from butanes and used in organic synthesis and as solvents

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