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propy·lene gly·col

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. propylene glycol, propanediolnoun

    a sweet colorless, viscous, hygroscopic liquid used as an antifreeze and in brake fluid and also as a humectant in cosmetics and personal care items although it can be absorbed through the skin with harmful effects

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  1. propylene glycolnoun

    1,2-propanediol, CHCH(OH)CHOH, a thick oily liquid, used as an antifreeze and in many industrial applications

Freebase

  1. Propylene glycol

    Propylene glycol, also called 1,2-propanediol or propane-1,2-diol, is an organic compound with formula C3H8O2. It is a colorless, nearly odorless, clear, viscous liquid with a faintly sweet taste, hygroscopic and miscible with water, acetone, and chloroform. The compound is sometimes called α-propylene glycol to distinguish it from the isomer propane-1,3-diol.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Propylene Glycol

    A clear, colorless, viscous organic solvent and diluent used in pharmaceutical preparations.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of propylene glycol in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of propylene glycol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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  • propylène glycolFrench
  • glycol propyleneLatin
  • پروپیلین گلیکولUrdu

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