ethyl-butyrate

ethyl butyrate

noun Chemistry.
a colorless, volatile, nontoxic liquid having the odor of pineapple, C 6 H 12 O 2 , used chiefly in flavoring extracts, and in the manufacture of perfumes and sprays.
Also called ethyl butanoate [byoo-tan-oh-eyt, byoo-tan] .
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