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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A clear, colorless, highly flammable liquid, C4H8O, used as a solvent for natural and synthetic resins and in polymerization.

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  • n. a heterocyclic ether having a five-membered ring with four carbon atoms and one oxygen; it is a colourless liquid with an ether-like smell, and is used as a polar solvent


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