ol definition by Webster's New World
Chem. an alcohol or phenol: menthol, thymol
Origin: ; from (alcoh)ol
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ol definition by American Heritage Dictionary
An alcohol or a phenol: glycerol.
Origin: From (alcoh)ol.
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Variant of -ole.
ol - Computer Definition
ol - Science Definition
A suffix used to form the names of chemical compounds having a hydroxyl (OH) group, such as ethanol.
Variant of OL