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These included eugenol (a chemical compound found in clove oil) and lignin, which is found in plants, wood pulp and even cow feces.
One of the easiest scents to identify, eugenol has long been held to be an aphrodisiac.
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Origin and Etymology of eugenol
First Known Use: 1886See Words from the same year
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