tetraethylene glycol


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tetraethylene glycol

[¦te·trə′eth·ə‚lēn ′glī‚kȯl]
(organic chemistry)
HO(C2H4O)3C2H4OH A combustible, hygroscopic, colorless, water-soluble liquid, boils at 327°C; used as a nitrocellulose solvent and plasticizer and in lacquers and coatings. Abbreviated TEG.