eucalyptol

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noun eu·ca·lyp·tol \ˌyü-kə-ˈlip-ˌtȯl, -ˌtōl\

Definition of eucalyptol

  1. :  a liquid C10H18O with an odor of camphor that occurs in many essential oils (as of eucalyptus) and is used especially as an expectorant and flavoring agent —called also cineole

1879

First Known Use of eucalyptol

1879

Variants of eucalyptol

less commonly

eucalyptole


Medical Dictionary

eucalyptol

noun eu·ca·lyp·tol

Medical Definition of eucalyptol

  1. :  a liquid C10H18O with an odor of camphor that occurs in many essential oils (as of eucalyptus) and is used especially as an expectorant and flavoring—called also cajeputol, cineole

Variants of eucalyptol

also

eucalyptole

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