butanol

noun bu·ta·nol \ ˈbyü-tᵊn-ˌȯl , -ˌōl \

Definition of butanol

: either of two flammable isomeric alcohols C4H9OH derived from straight-chain butane

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1894

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butanol

noun bu·ta·nol \ ˈbyüt-ᵊn-ˌȯl, -ˌōl \

medical Definition of butanol

: either of two butyl alcohols C4H10O derived from normal butane

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