Respiratory vs Diphenylmethanol - What's the difference?

respiratory | diphenylmethanol |


As an adjective respiratory

is relating to respiration; breathing.

As a noun diphenylmethanol is

(organic compound) a secondary alcohol used in perfume and pharmaceutical manufacture, an irritant to the eyes, skin and respiratory system.

respiratory

English

Adjective

(-)
  • Relating to respiration; breathing.
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    Derived terms

    * pararespiratory * respiratory tract

    diphenylmethanol

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia diphenylmethanol)
  • (organic compound) A secondary alcohol used in perfume and pharmaceutical manufacture, an irritant to the eyes, skin and respiratory system.