amyl acetate

noun

Definition of amyl acetate

: a colorless liquid acetate C7H14O2 of amyl alcohol that has a pleasant fruity odor and is used especially as a solvent and in the manufacture of artificial fruit essences called also banana oil

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First Known Use of amyl acetate

1863


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amyl acetate

noun

medical Definition of amyl acetate

: a colorless liquid acetate C7H14O2 of amyl alcohol that has a pleasant fruity odor and is used as a solvent and in the manufacture of artificial fruit essences

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