sesamol

noun ses·a·mol

Definition of sesamol

plural

-s

  1. :  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

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Origin and Etymology of sesamol

International Scientific Vocabulary sesame + -ol


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