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ethylene glycol

noun

Definition of ETHYLENE GLYCOL

:  a thick liquid diol C2H6O2 used especially as an antifreeze and in making polyester fibers
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First Known Use of ETHYLENE GLYCOL

circa 1884
Medical Dictionary

ethylene glycol

noun

Medical Definition of ETHYLENE GLYCOL

:  a thick liquid alcohol C2H6O2 used especially as an antifreeze

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