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Term:
polyethylene glycol (XCO:0000926)
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This is a is a polyether compound, composed of repeating ethyleneoxy units, derived from petroleum with many applications, including medical uses like in the composition of some laxatives.

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: PEG ;   PEO ;   POE ;   poly(ethylene oxide) ;   poly(oxyethylene) ;   polyethylene oxide ;   polyoxyethylene
Xrefs: PMID:32084371
Definition Sources: CHEBI:46793, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Polyethylene_glycol

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