caf·​fe·​ol | \ ˈkafēˌȯl, -ōl \
variants: or less commonly caffeone \ -​ēˌōn \
plural -s

Definition of caffeol

: a fragrant oil produced by roasting coffee

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First Known Use of caffeol

circa 1850, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for caffeol

German kaffeol, from kaffee coffee + -ol

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“Caffeol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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