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pentaerythritol


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A white crystalline compound, C(CH2OH)4; m.p. 260°C; b.p. 276°C (30 mmHg). It is used in making the explosive pentaerythritol trinitrate and in producing resins and other organic products.

Subjects: Chemistry.


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