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carbinol

[kahr-buh-nawl, -nol] /ˈkɑr bəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl/
noun
2.
an alcohol derived from methyl alcohol.
Origin
1860-1870
1860-70; < German Karbinol, equivalent to Karbin methyl (karb- carb- + -in -in2) + -ol -ol1
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carbinol car·bi·nol (kär'bə-nôl', -nōl')
n.
See methanol.

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