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Ethanol:Organic compounds and reactions:Chemistry

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Chemical and Structural Formula for Ethanol (Ethyl alcohol)

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Class 10 Chemistry Chapter 4 | Carbon and its Compounds - Ethanol

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The Compound of Ethanol

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Draw the NMR Spectrum of ethanol

Ethanol, also called alcohol, ethyl alcohol, grain alcohol, and drinking alcohol, is a chemical compound, a simple alcohol with the chemical formula C2H5OH. Its formula can be also written as CH3−CH2−OH or C2H5−OH, and is often abbreviated as EtOH. Ethanol is a volatile, flammable, colorless liquid with a slight characteristic odor. It is a psychoactive substance and is the principal type of alcohol found in alcoholic drinks.
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