acrolein is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

acrolein Scrabble score: 10

Meaning of acrolein

  • yellow, flammable liquid, C3H4O, having a stifling odor, usually obtained by the decomposition of glycerol: used chiefly in the synthesis of commercial and pharmaceutical products
  • a colorless irritant pungent liquid aldehyde C3H4O used chiefly in organic synthesis