alcohol of crystallization

Definition of alcohol of crystallization

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

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First Known Use of alcohol of crystallization

1828, in the meaning defined above

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“Alcohol of crystallization.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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