leptospermone

noun lep·to·sper·mone

Definition of leptospermone

plural -s
:a pale yellow viscous oily ketone C15H22O4 occurring in the essential oils from various plants of the genus Leptospermum

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Origin and Etymology of leptospermone

New Latin Leptospermum + English -one


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