glycidol

noun glyc·i·dol \ ˈglisəˌdȯl , -dōl \

Definition of glycidol

plural -s
: a liquid alcohol C2H3OCH2OH obtained from glycerol by indirect dehydration; 2,3-epoxy-1-propanol

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Origin and Etymology of glycidol

obsolete English glycide glycidol (from English glyc- + -ide) + English -ol


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