tetrahydrofuran
noun Etymology: tetrahydro- + furan Date: circa 1943 a flammable liquid heterocyclic ether C4H8O that is derived from furan and used as a solvent and as an intermediate in organic synthesis

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  • tetrahydrofuran — /te treuh huy dreuh fyoor an/, n. Chem. a clear liquid, C4H8O, soluble in water and organic solvents, used as a solvent for resins, in polymerizations and as a chemical intermediate. [1940 45; TETRA + HYDRO 2 + FURAN] * * * …   Universalium

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  • tetrahydrofuran — tet·ra·hy·dro·furan …   English syllables

  • tetrahydrofuran — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary tetrahydr + furan : a flammable liquid heterocyclic ether C4H8O resembling ethyl ether that is made by hydrogenation of furan and is used as a solvent and as an intermediate in the… …   Useful english dictionary

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