grain alcohol


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grain alcohol:

see ethanolethanol
or ethyl alcohol,
CH3CH2OH, a colorless liquid with characteristic odor and taste; commonly called grain alcohol or simply alcohol. Properties

Ethanol is a monohydric primary alcohol. It melts at −117.
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grain alcohol

[′grān ′al·kə‚hȯl]
(organic chemistry)
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