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alcohols
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Alkyl compounds containing a hydroxyl group. They are classified according to relation of the carbon atom: primary alcohols, R-CH2OH; secondary alcohols, R2-CHOH; tertiary alcohols, R3-COH.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/1222.rdf
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/1222
Broader Term
organic compounds
Narrower Term
allyl alcohol
amino alcohols
artemisia alcohol
benzyl alcohol
butanol
chlorohydrins
enols
ethanol
ethylene chlorohydrin
fatty alcohols
flavanols
geraniol
glycols
ipsenol
isoamyl alcohol
linalool
methanol
nerol
octanol
octenol
phenols
polyols
polyprenols
propanols
resinols
sinapyl alcohol
sterols
zeaxanthin
Related Term
alcohol fuels
alcoholysis
dealcoholization
thiols
triacylglycerols
Spanish
alcoholes
Term Number
1222