methyl amyl acetate
methyl amyl acetate[′meth·əl ′am·əl ′as·ə‚tāt]
CH3COOCH(CH3)CH2CH(CH3)2 Toxic, flammable, colorless liquid with mild, agreeable odor; boils at 146°C; used as nitrocellulose lacquer solvent. Also known as methyl isobutyl carbinol acetate.
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