ledol

noun
le·​dol | \ ˈlēˌdȯl, -dōl \
plural -s

Definition of ledol

: a crystalline sesquiterpenoid alcohol C15H25OH occurring in the oil from the leaves and flowering tops of the marsh tea and in other essential oils

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History and Etymology for ledol

International Scientific Vocabulary led- (from New Latin Ledum) + -ol

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“Ledol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ledol. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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