carbinol

noun
car·​bi·​nol | \ ˈkär-bə-ˌnȯl How to pronounce carbinol (audio) , -ˌnōl \

Definition of carbinol

: methanol also : an alcohol derived from it

First Known Use of carbinol

circa 1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for carbinol

International Scientific Vocabulary, from obsolete German Karbin methyl, from German karb- carb-

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The first known use of carbinol was circa 1885

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“Carbinol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carbinol. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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carbinol

noun
car·​bi·​nol | \ ˈkär-bə-ˌnȯl, -ˌnōl How to pronounce carbinol (audio) \

Medical Definition of carbinol

: methanol also : an alcohol derived from it

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