Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The heterocyclic hydroxy-ketone 1,2-bis(2-furyl)-2-hydroxy-ethanone, analogous to benzoin

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A colorless, crystalline substance, C10H8O4, from furfurol.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A colorless crystalline compound, C4H3O.CO.CH.OH.C4H3O, melting at 135° C.

Etymologies

Blend of furan and benzoin. (Wiktionary)

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