ethanol definition

  • noun:
    • See alcohol.
    • an easy aliphatic alcoholic beverages formally produced by ethane by replacing one hydrogen atom with a hydroxyl group: CH3-CH2-OH.
    • Specifically, this alcohol as a fuel.
    • The organic compound C2H5.OH, the typical liquor which is the intoxicating representative in alcohol, wine, as well as other fermented and distilled liquors; called also ethyl alcohol. It's made use of pure or denatured as a solvent or in drugs and colognes and cleansing solutions, or blended in fuel as a fuel for vehicles, and also as a rocket gas (such as the V-2 rocket).
    • the intoxicating representative in fermented and distilled liquors; made use of pure or denatured as a solvent or perhaps in medicines and colognes and cleansing solutions and rocket fuel; proposed as a renewable clean-burning additive to fuel

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