ethanol

[ eth-uh-nawl, -nol ]SEE DEFINITION OF ethanol
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Our goal is to make this new kind of ethanol practical and competitive within six years.

This appeared to explain why a flow rate of 3.0 L/min underestimated oxygen consumption of the ethanol lamp.

WORD ORIGIN

1900, contracted from ethane, to which it is the corresponding alcohol, + -ol, here indicating alcohol.

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