lauryl alcohol

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lau·ryl alcohol

 (lôr′əl, lŏr′-)
n.
A colorless solid alcohol, C12H26O, used in synthetic detergents and pharmaceuticals.

lauryl alcohol

(ˈlɔːrɪl; ˈlɒ-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a water-insoluble crystalline solid used in the manufacture of detergents; 1-dodecanol. Formula: CH3(CH2)10CH2OH
[C20: from laur(ic acid) + -yl]

lau′ryl al′cohol

(ˈlɔr ɪl, ˈlɒr-)
n.
a compound, C12H26O, used chiefly in making synthetic detergents.
[1920–25; laur(ic acid) + -yl]
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Noun1.lauryl alcohol - a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticalslauryl alcohol - a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticals
alcohol - any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
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INCI: Octyl dodecanol, euphorbia cerifera (candelilla) wax, stearyl behenate, polyhydroxystearic add, behenic add, cetyl stearate, stearyl stearate
3): En primer lugar se sintetizo el eter monoglicidilico derivado del dodecanol (EMG) mediante catalisis por transferencia de fase segun tecnica reportada en la literatura (Murguia et al.
Thermal Storage Material Latent Heat of Fusion (kJ/kg) Organic - CH3(CH2)11OH Dodecanol 188.