veratrole

noun

ver·​a·​trole
-ˌtrōl
plural -s
: a crystalline or liquid ether C6H4(OCH3)2 made by methylating guaiacol or pyrocathechol; ortho-dimethoxy-benzene

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary veratr- + -ole

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“Veratrole.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/veratrole. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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