phenylethyl alcohol

phenylethyl alcohol

[fen-l-eth-uhl, feen-, fen-, feen-]
noun Chemistry.

Origin:
phenyl + ethyl

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phenylethyl alcohol phen·yl·eth·yl alcohol (fěn'əl-ěth'əl, fē'nəl-)
n.
An antibacterial agent that is the natural constituent of certain volatile oils.

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