butyl alcohol

noun

Definition of butyl alcohol

: any of four flammable alcohols C4H9OH (such as butanol) used in organic synthesis and as solvents

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circa 1868

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butyl alcohol

noun

medical Definition of butyl alcohol

: any of four flammable alcohols C4H9OH (as butanol) derived from butanes and used in organic synthesis and as solvents

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