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1-Pentanol, is an alcohol with five carbon atoms and the molecular formula C₅H₁₂O. 1-Pentanol is a colorless liquid with an unpleasant aroma. There are 8 alcohols with this molecular formula. The ester formed from butyric acid and 1-pentanol, pentyl butyrate, smells like apricot. The ester formed from acetic acid and 1-pentanol, amyl acetate, smells like banana.
- also known as pentan-1-ol, alkohol amylowy, alkohol n-pentylowy, n-pentanol, Pentylalkohol, Pentanol, Amylalkohol
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by Cram101 Textbook Reviews
1-Pentanol is an alcohol with five carbon atoms and the molecular formula C5H12O. 1-Pentanol is a colorless liquid with an unpleasant aroma. There are 8 alcohols with this molecular formula . The ester formed from butanoic acid and ...
by Terry Hills
a toxic organic alcohol; 1-pentanol is «-amyl alcohol, primary; 2-pentanol is mcthylpropylcarbinol; 3- pentanol is diethylcarbinol; tert- pentanol is tert-amy\ alcohol; pentanols are used in pharmaceu- ticals, as chemical intermediates, and as ...
by P. Somasundaran
by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press
1-pentanol penumbral waves 1- pentanol Organic Chemistry. CH,(CH,)4OH, a colorless liquid; mis- cible with alcohol; boils at 138°C and freezes at -79°C; used in phanna- ceuticals and as a solvent. Also, amyl alcohol, pentyl alcohol.
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