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Related to pentyl acetate: Pentyl ethanoate
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless combustible liquid used as a solvent for paints, in the extraction of penicillin, in photographic film, and as a flavouring. Formula: CH3COOC5H11. Also called: amyl acetate Nontechnical name: banana oil
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