from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless solid alcohol, CH3(CH2)11OH, used in synthetic detergents and pharmaceuticals.
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- n. 1-dodecanol
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- n. a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticals
laur(el) + -yl.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
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