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i′sopro′pyl al′cohol

a colorless, flammable liquid, C3H8O, used in antifreeze and rubbing alcohol and as a solvent.
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Noun1.isopropanol - alcohol used as antifreeze or a solvent
alcohol - any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
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The company is a leading distributor of chemical products in the Nordic region as well as provides bulk and specialty chemicals, including isopropanol, glycols, metal salts, minerals and polyacrylamides in Sweden and Norway.