butyl alcohol. butanol that is made from fossil fuels (petrobutanol) or from certain plants or algae (biobutanol) and which is used as an alternative to gasoline. noun a colourless substance existing in four isomeric forms. The three liquid isomers are used as solvents for resins, lacquers, etc, and in the manufacture of organic compounds. Formula: […]
methyl ethyl ketone. noun a colourless soluble flammable liquid used mainly as a solvent for resins, as a paint remover, and in lacquers, cements, and adhesives. Formula: CH3COC2H5 Also called methyl ethyl ketone butanone (by’tə-nōn’) A colorless, flammable compound used as a solvent and in cleaning fluids and celluloid. Butanone is a ketone. Also called […]
a brand of phenylbutazone.
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