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eucalyptol

[yoo-kuh-lip-tawl, -tohl] /ˌyu kəˈlɪp tɔl, -toʊl/
noun, Chemistry
1.
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[yoo-kuh-lip-tohl] /ˌyu kəˈlɪp toʊl/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of eucalyptol
1875-1880
1875-80; eucalypt(us) + -ol2
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eucalyptol

/ˌjuːkəˈlɪptɒl/
noun
1.
a colourless oily liquid with a camphor-like odour and a spicy taste; it is obtained from eucalyptus oil and used in perfumery and as a flavouring. Formula: C10H18O Also called cineol
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eucalyptol in Medicine

eucalyptol eu·ca·lyp·tol (yōō'kə-lĭp'tôl', -tōl') or eu·ca·lyp·tole (-tōl')
n.
A colorless oily liquid derived from eucalyptus and used in pharmaceuticals.

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