plural -s
: a crystalline phenolic ether HOC6H3O2CH2 that occurs both free and combined in sesame oil and is an antioxidant for fats and oils; 3,4-methylenedioxy-phenol

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary sesame + -ol

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“Sesamol.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2024.

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