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English definition of “glycol”


noun [U] /ˈɡlɑɪ·kɔl, -koʊl/
chemistry a poisonous alcohol that is used as an antifreeze (= liquid that reduces the temperature at which water freezes) and in industry
(Definition of glycol from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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