carotol

noun

car·​o·​tol
ˈkarəˌtȯl,
-ōl
plural -s
: a liquid sesquiterpenoid alcohol C15H25OH found in the essential oil of carrots

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin carota + English -ol

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“Carotol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/carotol. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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