OEnanthol

OEnanthol

[OE]*nan"thol\, n. [[oe]nanthylic + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) An oily substance obtained by the distillation of castor oil, recognized as the aldehyde of [oe]nanthylic acid, and hence called also [oe]nanthaldehyde.
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