a colorless, fragrant, flammable liquid ester, C6H12O2, used as a solvent for varnishes and lacquers.
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British Dictionary definitions for butyl acetate
a colourless liquid with a fruity odour, existing in four isomeric forms. Three of the isomers are important solvents for cellulose lacquers. Formula: CH 3 COOC 4 H 9
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