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- n. Alternative form of furfural.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A colorless oily liquid, C4H3O.CHO, of a pleasant odor, obtained by the distillation of bran, sugar, etc., and regarded as an aldehyde derivative of furfuran; -- called also furfural.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In chem., a volatile oil (C5H4O2) obtained when wheat-bran, sugar, or starch is acted on by dilute sulphuric acid.
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