aromatic alcohol


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aromatic alcohol

a fatty alcohol in which one or more of the hydrogen atoms of the hydrocarbon portion of the alcohol is replaced by an aromatic ring.
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They include aliphatic and aromatic alcohols, natural oils, and alkoxy and polyglycol-type frothers.
It is comprised of a surfactant system (including an alkox-ylated nonionic surfactant, a sulphated or sulphonated anionic surfactant; and a neutralizing co-surfactant); a thickener or mixture thereof; a chelant or mixture thereof; a solvent selected from the group consisting of ethers having from 4 to 14 carbon atoms, diethers having from 4 to 14 carbon atoms, glycols, alkoxylated glycols, alkoxylated aromatic alcohols, aromatic alcohols, alkoxylated aliphatic alcohols, aliphatic alcohols, C8-C14 alkyl hydrocarbons, C8-C14 cycloalkyl hydrocarbons, C8-C14 alkyl ha lohydrocarbons, C8-C14 cycloalkyl halohydrocarbons, C6-C16 glycol ethers, and mixtures thereof; and water.
Lignin, a complex polymer of aromatic alcohols, is an integral part of the secondary cell walls of plants and some algae.
The values for aliphatic alcohols obtained during experimentation ranged from 23 to 267 g per L, and the sum of aromatic alcohols ranged from 2,437 to 11,844 g per L.
The majority of the hawkmoth-pollinated flowers emitted spicy aromatic alcohols and esters, as scientists had predicted, but so did a few relatives that attract other pollinators.