Definition of furfuraldehyde in English:

furfuraldehyde

Syllabification: fur·fur·al·de·hyde
Pronunciation: /ˌfərf(y)əˈraldəˌhīd
 
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noun

Chemistry
  • another term for furfural.
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    • Furfural - also called furfuraldehyde, fural, 2-furaldehyde, pyromucic aldehyde, or 2-furancarboxaldehyde - is a viscous, colorless liquid with a freezing point of - 37.6°F and a boiling point of 323°F.
    • Definitive anti-dumping duty on furfuraldehyde originating in the mainland of China has been imposed since 22 January 1995.
    • Carbon or graphite matrices will be formed using suitable liquid organic precursors, includingphenolic resins, epoxies, polyesters, polyamides, polyimides, furfuraldehydes, liquid pitch, and most other thermoplastic and thermosetting resins.

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