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  1. lauryl alcohol, 1-dodecanol(noun)

    a colorless insoluble solid alcohol used to make detergents and pharmaceuticals

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  1. 1-dodecanol(n.)

    An insoluble solid alcohol (C12H25OH) with an unbranched paraffin chain, used to make detergents, such as sodium lauryl sulfate.


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