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farnesol

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noun far·ne·sol \ˈfär-nə-ˌsȯl, -ˌzȯl, -ˌsōl, -ˌzōl\

Medical Definition of farnesol

  1. :  a liquid alcohol C15H25OH that has a floral odor and that occurs in various essential oils (as citronella oil)


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