hydroabietyl alcohol

noun
hy·dro·ab·i·et·yl alcohol

Definition of hydroabietyl alcohol 

: a soft viscous resinous substance obtained by hydrogenation of the methyl ester of rosin and used especially as a plasticizer

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History and Etymology for hydroabietyl alcohol

hydroabietyl from hydr- + abiet- (from abietic acid) + -yl

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