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Term:methyl formate
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Definition:A formate ester resulting from the formal condensation of formic acid with methanol. A low-boiling (31.5 degreeC) colourless, flammable liquid, it has been used as a fumigant and larvicide for tobacco and food crops.
Synonyms:related_synonym: Formula=C2H4O2;   HCO2CH3;   HCOOCH3;   InChI=1S/C2H4O2/c1-4-2-3/h2H,1H3;   InChIKey=TZIHFWKZFHZASV-UHFFFAOYSA-N;   Methylformiat;   R-611;   SMILES=COC=O;   formiate de methyle;   formic acid methyl ester;   methanoic acid methyl ester;   methyl methanoate
 xref: CAS:107-31-3 "ChemIDplus";   CAS:107-31-3 "NIST Chemistry WebBook";   PMID:21969072 "Europe PMC";   PMID:23268565 "Europe PMC";   Reaxys:1734623 "Reaxys"

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  CHEBI ontology 19716
    role 19663
      application 19308
        refrigerant 17091
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    subatomic particle 19712
      composite particle 19712
        hadron 19712
          baryon 19712
            nucleon 19712
              atomic nucleus 19712
                atom 19712
                  main group element atom 19598
                    p-block element atom 19598
                      carbon group element atom 19486
                        carbon atom 19480
                          organic molecular entity 19480
                            organic group 18407
                              organic divalent group 18397
                                organodiyl group 18397
                                  carbonyl group 18285
                                    carbonyl compound 18285
                                      carboxylic acid 17940
                                        monocarboxylic acid 17260
                                          formic acid 7759
                                            formate ester 0
                                              methyl formate 0
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