lauraldehyde

noun

laur·​aldehyde
(ˈ)lȯr,
(ˈ)lär+
: a fragrant crystalline compound C11H23CHO found in some essential oils (as from needles of the silver fir of Europe) and used in perfumes

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“Lauraldehyde.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lauraldehyde. Accessed 17 May. 2024.

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