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propyl alcohol

noun, Chemistry.
a colorless, water-soluble liquid, C 3 H 8 O, used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent.
Origin of propyl alcohol
1865-70 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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propyl-alcohol in Medicine

propyl alcohol n.
A clear colorless liquid used as a solvent and as an antiseptic. Also called propanol.

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propyl-alcohol in Science
propyl alcohol  
See propanol.
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