[ dek-uh-nawl, -nol ]
/ ˈdɛk əˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /
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a colorless liquid, C10H22O, insoluble in water and soluble in alcohol: used as a plasticizer, detergent, and in perfumes and flavorings.
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“Evoke” and “invoke” both derive from the same Latin root “vocāre.”
Also called decatyl alcohol, decyl alcohol .
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