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alcohol

Michael Allaby

in A Dictionary of Zoology

Third edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199233410
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726958
alcohol

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A hydrocarbon in which a hydrogen atom is substituted by a hydroxyl (OH) group. An alcohol is designated as primary,

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Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences

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