methyl furoate

methyl furoate

[′meth·əl ′fyu̇r·ə‚wāt]
(organic chemistry)
C4H3OCO2CH3 Colorless liquid that turns yellow in light; soluble in ether and alcohol, insoluble in water; used as a solvent and chemical intermediate.
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