ethylene glycol


General Science

  • noun a colourless viscous liquid with a sweet taste used as antifreeze and in polyester manufacture.

Cars & Driving

  • noun
    (written as ethylene-glycol)
    a thick hygroscopic liquid which is used as the main constituent of antifreeze


  • A water-miscible alcohol used to transfer heat in heating and cooling provide stability in latex- and water-based paints during freezing conditions.