isopropyl

[ahy-suh-proh-pil]
adjective Chemistry.
containing the isopropyl group.

Origin:
1865–70; iso- + propyl

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isopropyl (ˌaɪsəʊˈprəʊpɪl)
 
n
(modifier) of, consisting of, or containing the group of atoms (CH3)2CH-, derived from propane: an isopropyl group or radical

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Main Entry:  isopropyl
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the univalent radical (CH3)2CH--, used in combination esp. isopropyl alcohol
Usage:  used in combination with other terms
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Example sentences
For a reason no one recalls, he asked that the back of his robe be doused not with isopropyl but with gasoline.
It is horrendous-you'd rather suck on an isopropyl alcohol prep swab.
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