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Meaning of "octanol" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OCTANOL

octanol  [ˈɒktənɒl] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OCTANOL

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Octanol is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES OCTANOL MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of octanol in the English dictionary

The definition of octanol in the dictionary is an alcohol containing eight carbon atoms that is mainly used in the manufacture of plastics and perfumes.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH OCTANOL


allopurinol
ˌæləʊˈpjʊərɪˌnɒl
aminophenol
əˌmaɪnəʊˈfiːnɒl
bioethanol
ˌbaɪəʊˈɛθənɒl
butanol
ˈbjuːtəˌnɒl
dinitrophenol
daɪˌnaɪtrəʊˈfiːnɒl
enol
ˈiːnɒl
ethanol
ˈɛθəˌnɒl
eugenol
ˈjuːdʒɪˌnɒl
isoproterenol
ˌaɪsəʊprəˈtɜːrəˌnɒl
methanol
ˈmɛθəˌnɒl
methylphenol
ˌmiːθaɪlˈfiːnɒl
nitinol
ˈnɪtɪˌnɒl
panthenol
ˈpænθɪˌnɒl
pentachlorophenol
ˌpɛntəˌklɔːrəˈfiːnɒl
pentanol
ˈpentəˌnɒl
phenol
ˈfiːnɒl
polyphenol
ˌpɒlɪˈfiːnɒl
propanol
ˈprəʊpəˌnɒl
retinol
ˈrɛtɪˌnɒl
Rohypnol
ˌrəʊˈhɪpnɒl

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OCTANOL

octameter
octan
octandrian
octandrous
octane
octane number
octane rating
octanedioic acid
octangle
octangular
Octans
octant
octantal
Octantis
octapeptide
octapla
octaploid
octaploidy
octapodic
octapody

WORDS THAT END LIKE OCTANOL

cannabinol
dehydroretinol
espanol
flavanol
Grand Guignol
hexylresorcinol
hydroquinol
indophenol
mestranol
orcinol
Pagnol
quinol
resorcinol
rosinol
stanol
tetrahydrocannabidinol
tribromoethanol
trinitrophenol
xylenol

Synonyms and antonyms of octanol in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «octanol» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OCTANOL

Find out the translation of octanol to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of octanol from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «octanol» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

辛醇
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

octanol
570 millions of speakers

English

octanol
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

octanol
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الأوكتانول
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

октанол
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

octanol
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

octanol
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

octanol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Oktanol
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Octanol
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

オクタノール
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

옥탄 올
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Octanol
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

octanol
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

octanol
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑक्टेनॉल
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

oktanol
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ottanolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

oktanol
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

октанол
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

octanol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

οκτανόλης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

octanol
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

oktanol
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

oktanol
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of octanol

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OCTANOL»

The term «octanol» is regularly used and occupies the 84.046 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OCTANOL» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about octanol

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OCTANOL»

Discover the use of octanol in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to octanol and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Octanol-Water Partition Coefficients: Fundamentals and ...
This book describes methods used for obtaining accurate LogKow values as well as outlining the principles behind the use of such data.
J. Sangster, 1997
2
Premanufacture Notification: Chemistry Assistance for Submitters
2.2.2 Octanol/Water Partition Coefficient A partition coefficient describes the equilibrium ratio of the molar concentrations of a chemical substance (the solute) in a system containing two immiscible liquids (the solvents). The partition coefficient ...
Stephen C. DeVito, Carol A. Farris, 1997
3
Free Radicals: Biology and Detection by Spinn Trapping
DMPOa 0.09 n-Octanol/phosphate buffer, pH 7.4 DMPO" 0.02 n-Octanol/ phosphate buffer, pH 7.4 DMPOc 0.03 n-Octanol/HBSS buffer, pH 7.4 DMPOd 0.08 n-Octanol/phosphate buffer, pH 7.5 DMPOe 0.1 n-Octanol/water 4HDMPO1' 0.01 ...
‎1999
4
Advances In Chromatography
Octanol has an amphiprotic character and, as well as displaying lipophilic interaction, it can form hydrogen bonds. It can therefore interact with with neutral or ionized molecules and with ion- pairs [33, 34]. The partition of a solute between ...
Eli Grushka, Nelu Grinberg, 2005
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Microemulsions: Properties and Applications
With increasing length of the nonpolar hydrocarbon chain, the regimes of mixing narrow considerably. Such long-chain alcohol/water systems were investigated mainly in the alcohol-rich regime. The 1-octanol/water binary system seems to be  ...
Monzer Fanun, 2008
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Pharmacology: Principles and Practice
The logP of a solute is determined experimentally by adding the substance to a mixture of water and octanol. Water represents an aqueous, polar environment such as that surrounding each side of the lipid bilayer. Octanol represents a highly ...
Miles Hacker, William S. Messer II, Kenneth A. Bachmann, 2009
7
Movement Disorders: Genetics and Models
A. Octanol The marked reduction in the amplitude of ET seen with ethanol prompted a search for closely related small molecules to treat this movement disorder. Octanol isomers are structurally similar to ethanol and 1-octanol has been ...
Mark S. LeDoux, 2005
8
Pharmaceuticals in the Environment: Sources, Fate, Effects ...
2.7 Octanol/Water Distribution Coefficient The octanol/water distribution coefficient (Dow) has historically been used in environmental assessments to estimate other parameters, such as water solubility, soil/sediment adsorption coefficients, ...
Klaus Kümmerer, 2004
9
Handbook of Data on Common Organic Compounds
Name: 3-Octanol, 6-methyl- Synonym: 6-Methyl-3-octanol LF: CH3CH2CH(CH3) CH2CH2CH(OH)CH2CH3 MF: С^HмO Name: 1 -Octanol, 4-methyl- Synonym: 4- Methyl-1 -octanol LF: CH3(CH2)3CH(CH3НCH2)2CH2OH MF: C,H2oO CAS ...
David R. Lide, G.W.A. Milne, 1995
10
Current Medicinal Chemistry
now again quite open; some notable attempts being the use of cyclohexane/ water [56], the definition of a "critical quartet" of octanol (amphiprotic), alkane ( inert), chloroform (proton donor), and propylene glycol diperargonate (proton acceptor) ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OCTANOL»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term octanol is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Regulating polymers
A non-hazardous polymer is water soluble, has a low octanol water partition coefficient (Pow), high molecular weight (MW), is readily biodegradable and is not ... «Chemical Watch, Jul 15»
2
Wear natural fragrance oils to repel Aedes mosquitoes
... mouth that generates a by-product called, 'octanol' and other by-products of certain hormones and protein breakdowns in the human body. «Free Malaysia Today, Jul 15»
3
Flies time when they're having fungus, say scientists
In the afternoon, sugar with 3-octanol, which is found in some fungi. On the third day, they gave the flies a choice of both scents, but only the ... «Christian Science Monitor, May 15»
4
8 Hot Targets in Advanced Bioeconomy R&D
... although Harvard's Wyss Institute is investigating octanol. Others are looking at bio-oils that will need further upgrading to drop-in fuels. «Biobased Digest, May 15»
5
Alpha- l -Fucosidase Isoenzyme iso2 from Paenibacillus …
... 1-propanol, 2-propanol, butanol, pentanol, octanol, purchased from Fluka). The amount of the enzyme in the reaction mixtures corresponded ... «BMC Blogs Network, May 15»
6
Caprylic Alcohol Market - Global Size, Share, Industry Trends …
New York, NY -- (ReleaseWire) -- 06/16/2015 -- Caprylic alcohol also known as octanol is a colorless liquid with penetrating odor. Caprylic alcohol is insoluble in ... «Digital Journal, Apr 15»
7
Crystal studies reveal malaria's weak spots
AFM studies showed that citric acid buffer-saturated n-octanol (CBSO) was the best solvent to promote crystal growth, indicating that both the ... «Phys.Org, Apr 15»
8
The strange science behind our sense of smell
Octanol, for example, found in petroleum and natural gas, exudes orange and rose-like smells. Change one atom and the odor becomes ... «The Guardian, Mar 15»
9
Liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry platform for both small …
A table with molar mass (Mm), octanol-water partition coefficient (log P) and pKa values of all analytes are included (values obtained from ... «Nature.com, Mar 15»
10
Biology of flavorful orange juice
... citral, nerol, octanol and decanol being among the major components. Of course the exact composition varies according to the type of orange ... «Genetic Literacy Project, Jan 15»

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