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piperonal

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noun pi·per·o·nal \pī-ˈper-ə-ˌnal\

Definition of piperonal

  1. :  a crystalline aldehyde C8H6O3 with an odor of heliotrope



Origin and Etymology of piperonal

International Scientific Vocabulary piperine + -one + 3-al


First Known Use: 1869


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