Organic oxygen compounds
Alcohols and polyols
Intermediate Tree Nodes
Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compounds
Secondary alcohol - Organic metalloid salt - Organoheterocyclic compound - Metalloheterocycle - Hydrocarbon derivative - Organometallic compound - Organic metalloid moeity - Aliphatic heteromonocyclic compound
This compound belongs to the class of organic compounds known as secondary alcohols. These are compounds containing a secondary alcohol functional group, with the general structure HOC(R)(R') (R,R'=alkyl, aryl).