isopulegol

noun
iso·​pulegol

Definition of isopulegol

: a liquid terpenoid alcohol C10H17OH that has an odor like that of menthol and that is obtained as an intermediate in the synthesis of menthol from citronellol

History and Etymology for isopulegol

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + pulegol

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“Isopulegol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isopulegol. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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