Translation of formaldehyde in Spanish:

formaldehyde

formaldehído, n.

Pronunciation /fərmˈældəˌhaɪd//fɔrˈmældɪhaɪd//fɔːˈmaldɪhʌɪd/

noun

  • 1

    formaldehído masculine
    • Set on fire, these items release formaldehyde, polyvinyl chloride, and dioxins.
    • The metabolic byproducts of aspartame are methanol and formaldehyde.
    • Formalin, a solution of formaldehyde, is also used in tanning leather and preserving corpses.
    • They are produced by the polymerization reaction of phenol and formaldehyde.
    • Bleach, ethyl alcohol, and formaldehyde can kill the virus in the environment.