• Definition for "furfural"
    • A colorless, sweet-smelling, mobile liquid, C4H3OCHO, made from…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "furfural"
    • Some agave syrups contain a contaminant…
    • View More
  • Hypernym for "furfural"
  • Urban Dictionary for "furfural"
    • 1. a chemical produced from corn…
    • View More

furfural definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless, sweet-smelling, mobile liquid, C4H3OCHO, made from corncobs and used in the synthesis of furan, as a solvent for nitrocellulose, and as a fungicide and weed killer.
    • A heterocyclic aldehyde derivative of furan; it really is acquired commercially from bran, and contains a few industrial utilizes.
    • See furfurol.
    • a liquid aldehyde with a penetrating odor; created from plant hulls and corncobs; utilized in making furan and as a solvent
    • A colorless, sweet-smelling, cellular fluid, C4H3OCHO, created from corncobs and found in the formation of furan, as a solvent for nitrocellulose, and as a fungicide and weed-killer.
    • A heterocyclic aldehyde by-product of furan; its gotten commercially from bran, and has now several industrial utilizes.
    • See furfurol.
    • a liquid aldehyde with a penetrating odor; made of plant hulls and corncobs; used in making furan so when a solvent
    • A colorless, sweet-smelling, mobile fluid, C4H3OCHO, made of corncobs and found in the forming of furan, as a solvent for nitrocellulose, and also as a fungicide and weed-killer.
    • A heterocyclic aldehyde derivative of furan; its gotten commercially from bran, and has now a few industrial uses.
    • See furfurol.
    • a liquid aldehyde with a penetrating odor; produced from plant hulls and corncobs; used in making furan and also as a solvent
161 votes

How would you define furfural?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!