Isoamyl alcohol

Isoamyl alcohol

Isoamyl alcohol is a compound with formula (CH3)2CHCH2CH2OH.

See amyl alcohol for other isomers.

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  • isoamyl alcohol — noun 1. : isopentyl alcohol 2. : amyl alcohol 2a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isoamyl acetate — Chembox new Name = Isoamyl acetate ImageFile = Isoamyl acetate.png ImageName = Isoamyl acetate ImageFile2 = Isoamyl acetate 3D balls.png IUPACName = 3 methyl 1 butyl acetate OtherNames = isopentyl acetate banana oil isopentyl ethanoate pear… …   Wikipedia

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  • isoamyl acetate — noun : the acetic ester CH3COOC5H11 of amyl alcohol from fusel oil called also amyl acetate, banana oil, pear oil; not used systematically * * * Chem. a colorless liquid, C7H14O2, used in flavorings, perfumery, and as a solvent. Cf. banana oil… …   Useful english dictionary

  • amyl alcohol — noun a mixture of 2 or more isomeric alcohols; used as a solvent and in organic synthesis • Hypernyms: ↑alcohol * * * noun 1. : pentyl alcohol 2. : either of two commercially produced mixtures of pentyl alcohols used chiefly in making esters and… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amyl alcohol — Am yl al co*hol (Org. Chem.) Any of eight isomeric liquid alcohols ({C5H11.OH}), transparent, colorless liquids. It is the hydroxide of amyl. Also called {amylic alcohol}. The amyl alcohol obtained from {fusel oil} is mostly isoamyl alcohol (3… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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