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noun Chemistry.
a colorless, water-soluble liquid, C3H8O, used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent.
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Origin of propyl alcohol

First recorded in 1865–70
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Scientific definitions for propyl alcohol

propyl alcohol

See propanol.
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