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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.

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Accession:CHEBI:77517 term browser browse the term
Definition:A secondary alcohol that is 2-butanol carrying an additional methyl substituent at position 3.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: 3-methylbutan-2-ol
 related_synonym: (CH3)2CHCH(OH)CH3;   1,2-Dimethyl-1-propanol;   1,2-Dimethylpropanol;   DL-3-Methyl-2-butanol;   Formula=C5H12O;   InChI=1S/C5H12O/c1-4(2)5(3)6/h4-6H,1-3H3;   InChIKey=MXLMTQWGSQIYOW-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Isopropylmethylcarbinol;   Methylisopropylcarbinol;   SMILES=CC(C)C(C)O;   sec-Isoamyl alcohol
 xref: CAS:598-75-4;   HMDB:HMDB0033777;   PMID:16833644;   PMID:22752178;   Reaxys:1718800;   Wikipedia:3-Methyl-2-butanol

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    role 19747
      application 19395
        solvent 16478
          polar solvent 15249
            3-methyl-2-butanol 0
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    subatomic particle 19797
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        hadron 19797
          baryon 19797
            nucleon 19797
              atomic nucleus 19797
                atom 19797
                  main group element atom 19684
                    main group molecular entity 19684
                      s-block molecular entity 19428
                        hydrogen molecular entity 19419
                          hydrides 18460
                            organic hydride 17771
                              organic fundamental parent 17771
                                hydrocarbon 17289
                                  alkane 13700
                                    isopentane 2
                                      3-methyl-2-butanol 0
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