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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 al·dol /ˈælˌdɔl, ˌdol/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 al·dol /ˈælˌdɔl, ˌdol/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Al·dol n.   Chem. A colorless liquid, C4H8O2, obtained by condensation of two molecules of acetaldehyde: CH3CHO + CH3CHO = H3CH(OH)CH2CO; also, any of various derivatives of this. The same reaction has been applied, under the name of aldol condensation, to the production of many compounds.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : an oily colorless liquid obtained by the condensation of two
          molecules of acetaldehyde; contains an alcohol group
          (-OH) and an aldehyde group (-CHO) [syn: aldehyde-alcohol]