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  • n. A dryad or other spiritual being associated with forests, woods, or trees.
  • n. Methanol, a type of alcohol.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See Methyl alcohol, under Methyl.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as pyroxylic spirit. See pyroxylic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • 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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