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Definition of the noun diol
What does diol mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: diols
- any of a class of alcohols having 2 hydroxyl groups in each molecule
Diol is a fictional character from the 1996 film Slayers: The Book of Spells.
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 industrial diol is ethylene glycol. Examples of diols in which the hydroxyl functional groups are more widely separated include 1,4-butanediol HO—₄—OH and bisphenol A, and propylene-1,3-diol or beta propylene glycol, HO-CH₂-CH₂-CH₂-OH.
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by D.A. Abramowicz
For example, the biphenol diol is a monomer in Union Carbide's polymer Radelo and GE's engineering polymer Ultem II*. The organism Aspergillus parasiticus catalyzes the specific conversion of biphenyl to 4,4'-dihydroxybiphenyl in a ...
Sports Endocrinology (2000)
by Michelle P. Warren, Naama W. Constantini
Unlike oral androstenedione administration, Sublingual androstenediol administration did not alter circulating concentrations of LH, HDL, or estrogen. Nor-androstenedione/diol is a precursor to 19-nortestosterone and is theoretically more ...
by CTI Reviews
The compound is sometimes called αpropylene glycol to distinguish it from the isomer propane1,3diol (βpropylene glycol). A diol is a chemical compound containing two hydroxyl groups. This pairing of functional groups is pervasive and many ...
by CTI Reviews
A diol is a chemical compound containing two hydroxyl groups. This pairing of functional groups is pervasive and ...
Insect Development (2009)
Morphogenesis, Molting and Metamorphosis by Lawrence I. Gilbert
Analysis of the kcat/Km parameter for the diols of JHI, II, and III indicates that JHI diol is the preferred substrate, suggesting a preference for an ethyl group at the C7 position. JHDK requires both Mg2+ and ATP for activity (Grieneisen et al., ...
by A. Whelan
1,4 BDO An abbreviation used for 1,4 butane diol. 1,4 butane diol An abbreviation used for this type of material is ...
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Video shows what diol means. any organic compound having two hydroxy functional groups. Diol Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary.
Scrabble value of D2I1O1L1
The value of this 4-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.Couldn't select: Got error 28 from storage engine