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anisic alcohol

noun, Chemistry

anisyl alcohol

noun, Chemistry
1.
a colorless liquid, the para form of C 8 H 10 O 2 , having a hawthornlike odor, used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfume.
Also, anisic alcohol.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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