ethyl alcohol

noun

Definition of ethyl alcohol

: ethanol
  • Denatured alcohol is simply ethyl alcohol that has been mixed with toxic or nauseating substances, called denaturants (these prevent the alcohol from being consumed).
  • —Martha Stewart

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1850

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