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isoamyl alcohol

noun iso·am·yl alcohol \ ˌī-sō-ˌam-əl- \

medical Definition of isoamyl alcohol

:a primary amyl alcohol that has a disagreeable odor and pungent taste and is obtained from fusel oil

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