glyceryl triacetate

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the mono-, di-, or trivalent radical formed by the removal of hydrogen from one, two, or three of the hydroxy groups of glycerol.
glyceryl triacetate triacetin.
glyceryl trinitrate nitroglycerin.
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Used as a solvent of basic dyes, as a fixative in perfumery, and as a topical antifungal agent.
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