furfurol definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative type of furfural.
    • alternate type of furfural.
    • A colorless oily fluid, C4H3O.CHO, of a nice odor, obtained by the distillation of bran, sugar, etc., and considered to be an aldehyde derivative of furfuran; -- labeled as in addition furfural.
    • A colorless oily fluid, C4H3O.CHO, of a pleasing odor, acquired because of the distillation of bran, sugar, etc., and considered to be an aldehyde derivative of furfuran; -- called in addition furfural.
    • In chem., a volatile oil (C5H4O2) gotten when wheat-bran, sugar, or starch is acted on by dilute sulphuric acid.
    • In chem., a volatile oil (C5H4O2) gotten when wheat-bran, sugar, or starch is acted on by dilute sulphuric acid.
    • Alternative type of furfural.
    • A colorless oily fluid, C4H3O.CHO, of a nice odor, gotten by the distillation of bran, sugar, etc., and considered to be an aldehyde derivative of furfuran; -- called in addition furfural.
    • In chem., a volatile oil (C5H4O2) acquired whenever wheat-bran, sugar, or starch is acted on by dilute sulphuric acid.

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