diol vs glycol what difference

what is difference between diol and glycol

English

Etymology

From di- +‎ -ol.

Noun

diol (plural diols)

  1. (organic chemistry) any organic compound having two hydroxy functional groups

Translations

See also

  • glycol

Anagrams

  • Lodi, OLDI, idol, lido, loid, olid

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /djɔl/

Noun

diol m (plural diols)

  1. (organic chemistry) diol

Further reading

  • “diol” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Spanish

Noun

diol m (plural dioles)

  1. (organic chemistry) diol


English

Etymology

From Ancient Greek γλυκύς (glukús, sweet) +‎ -ol

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡlaɪ̯.kɒl/

Noun

glycol (plural glycols)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any aliphatic diol.
  2. (organic chemistry) A thick, colourless liquid, C2H4(OH)2, of a sweetish taste, produced artificially from certain ethylene compounds and used as an antifreeze; ethylene glycol.

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