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eth·a·nol

 (ĕth′ə-nôl′, -nōl′, -nŏl′)
n.

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ethanol

(ˈɛθəˌnɒl; ˈiːθə-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) the technical name for alcohol1
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al•co•hol

(ˈæl kəˌhɔl, -ˌhɒl)

n.
1. Also called ethyl alcohol , grain alcohol, ethanol. a colorless, volatile, flammable liquid, C2H5OH, produced by yeast fermentation of carbohydrates or, synthetically, by hydration of ethylene: used chiefly as a solvent and in beverages and medicines.
2. an intoxicating liquor containing this liquid.
3. any of a class of chemical compounds having the general formula ROH, where R represents an alkyl group and –OH a hydroxyl group.
[1535–45; < New Latin < Medieval Latin < Arabic al-kuḥl the powdered antimony, the distillate]
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eth·a·nol

(ĕth′ə-nôl′)
An alcohol, C2H6O, obtained from the fermentation of sugars and starches and also made artificially. It is the intoxicating ingredient of alcoholic beverages, and it is also used as a solvent. Also called ethyl alcohol, grain alcohol.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ethanol - the intoxicating agent in fermented and distilled liquorsethanol - the intoxicating agent in fermented and distilled liquors; used pure or denatured as a solvent or in medicines and colognes and cleaning solutions and rocket fuel; proposed as a renewable clean-burning additive to gasoline
neutral spirits, ethyl alcohol - nonflavored alcohol of 95 percent or 190 proof used for blending with straight whiskies and in making gin and liqueurs
gasohol - a gasoline substitute consisting of 90% gasoline and 10% grain alcohol from corn
alcohol - any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
spirits of wine - rectified ethyl alcohol
absolute alcohol - pure ethyl alcohol (containing no more than 1% water)
denatured alcohol - ethyl alcohol that is unfit for drinking but is still useful for other purposes
plant product - a product made from plant material
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Translations
etanol
етанол
etanol
etanoli
etanol
エタノール
etanol
etanol

ethanol

[ˈeθənɒl] Netanol m
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ethanol

[ˈɛθənɒl ˈiːθənɒl] n (= ethyl alcohol) → alcool m éthylique
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ethanol

nÄthanol nt
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ethanol

[ˈɛθəˌnɒl] nalcol m etilico
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eth·a·nol

n. alcohol etílico.
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ethanol

n etanol m
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The products were collected and washed with anhydrous ethanol and the obtained white product was dried for 24 h at 60[degrees]C.
The crude products of compounds 7-15 were re-crystallized with dimethyl sulfoxide (DMSO) and water (15:1), and the rest were re-crystallized with anhydrous ethanol. The purity of the synthesized compounds was checked by TLC.
Anhydrous ethanol (99.7%) was employed as the reactant and acetone (99.5%) was used as the washing solvent.
Subsequently, we reduced his ongoing opioid dose and then later repeated the block with anhydrous ethanol. As his dysuria failed to resolve, we reduced his ongoing opioids to a 2.1 mg fentanyl patch every 3 days, and also reduced the acetaminophen rescue dose.
After those treatments, the samples were washed with anhydrous ethanol and centrifuged at 3,000 rpm for 5 minutes.
4-(3-nitrophenyl)thiazol-2-amine 1: The mixture of 2-bromo-1-(3-nitrophenyl)ethanone (24.41 g, 0.10 mol) and thiourea (8.37 g, 0.11 mol) in anhydrous ethanol (200 mL) was heated under reflux.
This is entered into the model as the production capacity in million liters per year (MLY) of anhydrous ethanol. All values for ethanol will be assumed to be anhydrous ethanol unless otherwise noted.
Ca[(N[O.sub.3]).sub.2] x 4[H.sub.2]O, [(N[H.sub.4]).sub.2]HP[O.sub.4], anhydrous ethanol, and ammonia solution were purchased from Sinopharm Chemical Reagent Co.
According to the definitions and terminologies, the EAR is the Anhydrous Ethanol Fuel of Reference (or AEAC, anhydrous ethyl alcohol fuel of reference), while EHR is the Hydrated Ethanol Fuel of Reference (or AEHC, hydrous ethanol fuel of reference).
19/2015 defines the fuel ethanol as a biofuel derived from the fermentation of renewable biomass, intended for use in internal combustion engines, which has as its main component ethanol, specified in the form of anhydrous ethanol fuel and hydrous ethanol fuel.