dihydric alcohol


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di·hy·dric al·co·hol

alcohol containing two OH groups in its molecule; for example, ethylene glycol.

dihydric alcohol

[dīhī′drik]
an alcohol containing two hydroxyl groups. Also called diol.

di·hy·dric al·co·hol

(dī-hī'drik al'kŏ-hol)
Alcohol containing two OH groups in its molecule; e.g., ethylene glycol.