Definition of furfuraldehyde in English:

furfuraldehyde

Line breaks: fur|fur|al¦de|hyde
Pronunciation: /ˌfəːf(j)əˈraldɪhʌɪd
 
/

noun

Chemistry
  • another term for furfural.
    More example sentences
    • 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.

More definitions of furfuraldehyde

Definition of furfuraldehyde in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody