polyalcohol

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noun poly·al·co·hol \ˌpä-lē-ˈal-kə-ˌhȯl\

Definition of polyalcohol

  1. :  an alcohol (such as a diol) that contains more than one hydroxyl group

1900

First Known Use of polyalcohol

1900


Medical Dictionary

polyalcohol

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noun poly·al·co·hol \ˌpäl-ē-ˈal-kə-ˌhȯl\

Medical Definition of polyalcohol

  1. :  an alcohol (as ethylene glycol) that contains more than one hydroxyl group


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