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Synonyms for xylene

a colorless flammable volatile liquid hydrocarbon used as a solvent

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On completion of the reaction, the crude product was first dissolved in moderate amount of dimethylbenzene, and then precipitated with acetone.
A manufacturing facility for a petroleum-based source material of benzene and dimethylbenzene will be added at the Ehime plant, raising the production capacity there by 20 per cent in two years to 38,000 barrels a day.
The following chemicals, ATA, MAn, TBAB, dimethylbenzene, pyridine, potassium hydroxide (KOH), phenolphthalein, toluene, methanol, ethanol, acetone, and n-heptane were purchased from Aldrich and used as received.
By referring to the related literatures (24), the EBA-g-MAH/CB composites were prepared as follows: EBA-g-MAH and CB with the mass ratio of 100/60 were dissolved in dimethylbenzene and then reacted at 120C for 24 h.
3] solution for 5 min to remove the SAN and etched in dimethylbenzene to remove the PB, and then they all sputtered with gold before observation.