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What is the atomic structure of rubbing alcohol?

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Answered 2008-07-01 22:02:57

C2H6O (2 carbon, 6 hydrogen, and an oxygen)or as scientists say : C2H5OH (2 carbon, 5 hydrogen, and a hydroxide ( oxygen and a hydrogen).

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