banana oil


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banana oil

[bə′nan·ə ‚ȯil]
(organic chemistry)
A solution of nitrocellulose in amyl acetate having a bananalike odor.

amyl acetate, banana oil

A solvent for lacquers and paints; has a strong banana-like odor.
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Use banana oil only when you don't have a working M41 PATS (protection assessment test system) to test either the M40 or M42 masks.