Definition of ethanol noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

ethanol

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈɛθəˌnɔl//
 
, NAmE//ˈɛθəˌnɑl//
 
(also ethyl alcohol)[uncountable](chemistry)
 
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the type of alcohol in alcoholic drinks, also used as a fuel or solvent
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