A tertiary alcohol is a compound in which a hydroxy group, ‒OH, is attached to a saturated carbon atom which has three other carbon atoms attached to it. Stars. This entity has been manually annotated by the ChEBI Team.
Benzyl alcohol has moderate solubility in water (4 g/100 mL) and is miscible in alcohols and diethyl ether. The anion produced by deprotonation of the alcohol group is known as benzylate or benzyloxide .Benzyl alcohol.NamesPreferred IUPAC name PhenylmethanolOther names Phenylcarbinol BenzenemethanolIdentifiersCAS Number100-51-6