alcohol of crystallization

: alcohol, usually ethyl alcohol, combined in a manner analogous to that of water of crystallization see alcoholate

Word History

First Known Use

1828, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of alcohol of crystallization was in 1828

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“Alcohol of crystallization.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alcohol%20of%20crystallization. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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