pinocampheol

noun
pi·​no·​cam·​phe·​ol | \ ˌpīnōˈkam(p)fēˌȯl, -ˌōl \
plural -s

Definition of pinocampheol

: a crystalline bicyclic terpenoid alcohol C10H17OH occurring in hyssop oil; 3-pinan-ol

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History and Etymology for pinocampheol

pinane + -o- + camph- + connective -e- + -ol

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“Pinocampheol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pinocampheol. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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