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polyalcohol

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noun poly·al·co·hol \ˌpä-lē-ˈal-kə-ˌhȯl\

Definition of polyalcohol

  1. :  an alcohol (as a diol) that contains more than one hydroxyl group



1900

First Known Use of polyalcohol

1900


Medical Dictionary

polyalcohol

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noun poly·al·co·hol \ˌpäl-ē-ˈal-kə-ˌhȯl\

Medical Definition of polyalcohol

  1. :  an alcohol (as ethylene glycol) that contains more than one hydroxyl group




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