Dictionary.com

isopropanol

[ ahy-suh-proh-puh-nawl, -nol ]
/ ˌaɪ səˈproʊ pəˌnɔl, -ˌnɒl /
Save This Word!

noun Chemistry.

COMPARE MEANINGS

Click for a side-by-side comparison of meanings. Use the word comparison feature to learn the differences between similar and commonly confused words.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of isopropanol

First recorded in 1940–45; iso- + propane + -ol1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023
FEEDBACK