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The Chemical Entities of Biological Interest (ChEBI) ontology is downloaded weekly from EMBL-EBI at The data is made available under the Creative Commons License (CC BY 3.0, For more information see: Degtyarenko et al. (2008) ChEBI: a database and ontology for chemical entities of biological interest. Nucleic Acids Res. 36, D344–D350.

Term:polar solvent
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Definition:A solvent that is composed of polar molecules. Polar solvents can dissolve ionic compounds or ionisable covalent compounds.
Synonyms:related_synonym: polar solvents

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      CHEBI ontology 19762
        role 19708
          chemical role 19254
            solvent 16606
              polar solvent 15406
                1,1,1-trichloroethane 63
                3-methyl-2-butanol 0
                ethanol + 8178
                ionic liquid + 0
                pentan-2-ol + 0
                polar aprotic solvent + 585
                protic solvent + 14646
                protophilic solvent + 3660
                pyrrolidin-2-one 0
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