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What is glycerol?

A trihydric alcohol

2

What does glycerol contain?

Three hydroxyl groups (OH)

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What is the structure of glycerol?

....H
.....|
H-C-OH
.....|
H-C-OH
.....|
H-C-OH
......|
.....H