from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See methanol.
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- n. The compound methanol.
- n. Wood alcohol.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a light, volatile, inflammable liquid, CH3.OH, obtained by the distillation of wood, and hence called wood alcohol or wood spirit; tecnically referred to as methanol; -- called also methol, carbinol, etc.
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- n. a light volatile flammable poisonous liquid alcohol; used as an antifreeze and solvent and fuel and as a denaturant for ethyl alcohol
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