biacetyl


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biacetyl

(ˌbaɪəˈsiːtaɪl)
n
(Chemistry) a liquid with a strong, butter-like odour
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Biacetyl has been demonstrated to be an elegant molecular tracer for flow measurements mainly due to its longer phosphorescence lifetime which allows measuring both high and low speed flows.
30.19 0.87 35 11-n-Decyldocosane 30.482 0.38 36 Biacetyl 31.798 2.64 37 n.i.
1995), Known ISO photochemical degradation products include methacrolein, methyl vinyl ketone, formaldehyde, 3-methylfuran, acetaldehyde, carbon monoxide, [O.sub.3], organic nitrates, isoprene monoxide, peroxyacetyl nitrate (PAN), glycolaldehyde, hydroxyacetone, glyoxal and methylglyoxal, biacetyl, and Criegee biradicals (Atkinson and Arey 2003; Carter 1996; Palen et al.