citronellol


cit·ro·nel·lol

noun \-ˈne-ˌll, -ˌlōl\

Definition of CITRONELLOL

:  an unsaturated liquid alcohol C10H20O with a roselike odor that is found in two optically active forms in many essential oils (as rose oil) and is used in perfumery and soaps

Origin of CITRONELLOL

International Scientific Vocabulary, from New Latin citronella
First Known Use: 1872

cit·ro·nel·lol

noun \-ˈnel-ˌl, -ˌōl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CITRONELLOL

: an unsaturated liquid alcohol C10H20O with a roselike odor that is found in two optically active forms in many essential oils (as rose oil) and is used in perfumery and soaps

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