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Amyl alcohol

Index Amyl alcohol

An amyl alcohol is any of 8 alcohols with the formula C5H12OH. [1]

33 relations: Acetylene, Adduct, Alcohol, Amyl acetate, Brine, Calcium chloride, Chemical formula, ChemSpider, Chirality (chemistry), Chromic acid, Crystal, Distillation, Ester, Ethylene, Fusel alcohol, Isoamyl alcohol, Isobutanol, Isovaleraldehyde, Limewater, Neopentyl alcohol, Propene, Redox, Sodium amalgam, Structural isomer, Systematic name, Tert-Amyl alcohol, Tin(IV) chloride, Webster's Dictionary, 1-Pentanol, 2-Methyl-1-butanol, 2-Pentanol, 3-Methyl-2-butanol, 3-Pentanol.


Acetylene (systematic name: ethyne) is the chemical compound with the formula C2H2.

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An adduct (from the Latin adductus, "drawn toward" alternatively, a contraction of "addition product") is a product of a direct addition of two or more distinct molecules, resulting in a single reaction product containing all atoms of all components.

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In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a carbon.

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Amyl acetate

Amyl acetate (pentyl acetate) is an organic compound and an ester with the chemical formula CH3COO4CH3 and the molecular weight 130.19g/mol.

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Brine is a high-concentration solution of salt (usually sodium chloride) in water.

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Calcium chloride

Calcium chloride is an inorganic compound, a salt with the chemical formula CaCl2.

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Chemical formula

A chemical formula is a way of presenting information about the chemical proportions of atoms that constitute a particular chemical compound or molecule, using chemical element symbols, numbers, and sometimes also other symbols, such as parentheses, dashes, brackets, commas and plus (+) and minus (−) signs.

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ChemSpider is a database of chemicals.

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Chirality (chemistry)

Chirality is a geometric property of some molecules and ions.

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Chromic acid

The term chromic acid is usually used for a mixture made by adding concentrated sulfuric acid to a dichromate, which may contain a variety of compounds, including solid chromium trioxide.

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A crystal or crystalline solid is a solid material whose constituents (such as atoms, molecules, or ions) are arranged in a highly ordered microscopic structure, forming a crystal lattice that extends in all directions.

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Distillation is the process of separating the components or substances from a liquid mixture by selective boiling and condensation.

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In chemistry, an ester is a chemical compound derived from an acid (organic or inorganic) in which at least one –OH (hydroxyl) group is replaced by an –O–alkyl (alkoxy) group.

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Ethylene (IUPAC name: ethene) is a hydrocarbon which has the formula or H2C.

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Fusel alcohol

Fusel alcohols or fuselol, also sometimes called fusel oils in Europe, are mixtures of several alcohols (chiefly amyl alcohol) produced as a by-product of alcoholic fermentation.

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Isoamyl alcohol

Isoamyl alcohol (also known as isopentyl alcohol) is a clear, colorless alcohol with the formula (CH3)2CHCH2CH2OH.

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Isobutanol (IUPAC nomenclature: 2-methylpropan-1-ol) is an organic compound with the formula (CH3)2CHCH2OH (sometimes represented as i-BuOH).

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Isovaleraldehyde organic compound, also known as 3-methylbutanal, with the formula (CH3)2CHCH2CHO.

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Limewater is the common name for a diluted solution of calcium hydroxide.

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Neopentyl alcohol

Neopentyl alcohol is a compound with formula C5H12O or (H3C-)3C-CH2OH.

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Propene, also known as propylene or methyl ethylene, is an unsaturated organic compound having the chemical formula C3H6.

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Redox (short for reduction–oxidation reaction) (pronunciation: or) is a chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms are changed.

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Sodium amalgam

Sodium amalgam, commonly denoted Na(Hg), is an alloy of mercury and sodium.

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Structural isomer

Structural isomerism, or constitutional isomerism (per IUPAC), is a form of isomerism in which molecules with the same molecular formula have different bonding patterns and atomic organization, as opposed to stereoisomerism, in which molecular bonds are always in the same order and only spatial arrangement differs.

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Systematic name

A systematic name is a name given in a systematic way to one unique group, organism, object or chemical substance, out of a specific population or collection.

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Tert-Amyl alcohol

tert-Amyl alcohol (TAA), systematic name: 2-methylbutan-2-ol (2M2B), is a branched pentanol.

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Tin(IV) chloride

Tin(IV) chloride, also known as tin tetrachloride or stannic chloride, is an inorganic compound with the formula SnCl4.

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Webster's Dictionary

Webster's Dictionary is any of the dictionaries edited by Noah Webster in the early nineteenth century, and numerous related or unrelated dictionaries that have adopted the Webster's name.

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1-Pentanol, (or n-pentanol, pentan-1-ol), is an alcohol with five carbon atoms and the molecular formula C5H11OH.

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2-Methyl-1-butanol (IUPAC name, also called active amyl alcohol) is an organic chemical compound.

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2-Pentanol (IUPAC name: pentan-2-ol; also called sec-amyl alcohol) is an organic chemical compound.

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3-Methyl-2-butanol (IUPAC name, commonly called sec-isoamyl alcohol) is an organic chemical compound.

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3-Pentanol is one of the isomers of amyl alcohol.

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