A poisonous, syrupy, colorless alcohol used as an antifreeze in heating and cooling systems that use water. Ethylene glycol is chemically like ethanol but has two hydroxyl (OH) groups instead of one. Also called glycol. Chemical formula: C2H6O2.
An alcohol, such as ethylene glycol or catechol, containing two hydroxy groups per molecule.
any of a class of alcohols having 2 hydroxyl groups in each molecule
(Organic chemistry) ethylene glycol
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