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A clear colorless liquid, C3H8O, that is a primary alcohol, used as a solvent and as an antiseptic. Also called propanol.
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a colorless, water-soluble liquid, C3H8O, used chiefly in organic synthesis and as a solvent.
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|Noun||1.||propyl alcohol - a clear colorless volatile liquid (alcohol) used as a solvent and antiseptic|
alcohol - any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation
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