chimyl alcohol

noun
chi·​myl alcohol | \ ˈkī-məl- How to pronounce chimyl alcohol (audio) \

Medical Definition of chimyl alcohol

: a crystalline alcohol C19H40O3 obtained especially from fish-liver oils and the yellow marrow of cattle bones

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“Chimyl alcohol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chimyl%20alcohol. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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