ethohexadiol

noun
etho·​hexa·​di·​ol | \ ˌe-(ˌ)thō-ˌhek-sə-ˈdī-ˌȯl How to pronounce ethohexadiol (audio) , -ˈdī-ˌōl How to pronounce ethohexadiol (audio) \

Medical Definition of ethohexadiol

: an odorless oily glycol C8H16(OH)2 applied to the skin as an insect repellent

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“Ethohexadiol.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ethohexadiol. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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