Dictionary

piperonal

piperonal

noun pi·per·o·nal \pī-ˈper-ə-ˌnal\

Definition of PIPERONAL

:  a crystalline aldehyde C8H6O3 with an odor of heliotrope

Origin of PIPERONAL

International Scientific Vocabulary piperine + -one + 3-al
First Known Use: 1869

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: piperonylPrevious Word in the Dictionary: pipe rollAll Words Near: piperonal
March 05, 2015
ilk Hear it
Sort or kind
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears