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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diol, glycol, dihydric alcoholnoun

    any of a class of alcohols having 2 hydroxyl groups in each molecule

Wiktionary

  1. diolnoun

    any organic compound having two hydroxy functional groups

Wikipedia

  1. Diol

    A diol is a chemical compound containing two hydroxyl groups (−OH groups). An aliphatic diol is also called a glycol. This pairing of functional groups is pervasive, and many subcategories have been identified. The most common industrial diol is ethylene glycol. Examples of diols in which the hydroxyl functional groups are more widely separated include 1,4-butanediol HO−(CH2)4−OH and propylene-1,3-diol, or beta propylene glycol, HO−CH2−CH2−CH2−OH.

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  1. diol

    A diol is a type of organic compound that contains two hydroxyl groups (-OH) attached to different carbon atoms. This compound is a type of alcohol and it is often used in organic synthesis and in the industrial production of certain types of polymers. The term "diol" is often used to specify the number of hydroxyl groups present in the molecule.

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  1. Diol

    A diol is a chemical compound containing two hydroxyl groups. This pairing of functional groups is pervasive and many subcategories have been identified. The most common diols in nature are sugars and their polymers, cellulose. The most common industrial diol is ethylene glycol. Examples of diols in which the hydroxyl functional groups are more widely separated include 1,4-butanediol HO—(CH2)4—OH and bisphenol A, and propylene-1,3-diol or beta propylene glycol, HO-CH2-CH2-CH2-OH.

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Anagrams for diol »

  1. idol

  2. lido

  3. Lodi

  4. OLDI

  5. olid

  6. doli

  7. dilo

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diol in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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