carbinol

[ kahr-buh-nawl, -nol ]
/ ˈkɑr bəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /

noun

an alcohol derived from methyl alcohol.

Origin of carbinol

1860–70; < German Karbinol, equivalent to Karbin methyl (karb- carb- + -in -in2) + -ol -ol1
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Medicine definitions for carbinol

carbinol

[ kärbə-nôl′, -nōl′ ]

n.

methanol
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