a clear, colorless, flammable liquid, C4H8O, used chiefly as an intermediate in the manufacture of resins and rubber cement.
- Also called butyl aldehyde.
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British Dictionary definitions for butyraldehyde
a colourless flammable pungent liquid used in the manufacture of resins. Formula: CH 3 (CH 2) 2 CHO
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Scientific definitions for butyraldehyde
A transparent, highly flammable liquid used in making resins. Chemical formula: C4H8O.
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