Definition of isopropyl alcohol in English:

isopropyl alcohol

Line breaks: iso|pro¦pyl al¦co|hol


[mass noun] Chemistry
  • another term for isopropanol.
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    • The usual recommendation is to use isopropyl alcohol [common rubbing alcohol] on cotton swabs.
    • The test is conducted with water, isopropyl alcohol, and methylated spirits.
    • There are clear hints that it may be useful to combine the phenidone with methyl, ethyl, propyl, or isopropyl alcohol.

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