furfuran definition

  • noun:
    • See furan.
    • See furan.
    • Furan.
    • Furan.
    • A colorless, greasy compound, C4H4O, acquired by distilling particular natural substances, as pine wood, salts of pyromucic acid, etc.; -- labeled as in addition tetraphenol.
    • A colorless, greasy substance, C4H4O, acquired by distilling particular organic substances, as pine wood, salts of pyromucic acid, etc.; -- labeled as in addition tetraphenol.
    • a colorless harmful combustible liquid used in the formation of nylon
    • a colorless poisonous flammable fluid utilized in the formation of plastic
    • See furan.
    • Furan.
    • A colorless, oily compound, C4H4O, obtained by distilling particular organic substances, as pine wood, salts of pyromucic acid, etc.; -- called in addition tetraphenol.
    • a colorless harmful flammable liquid utilized in the formation of nylon

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