geraniol


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ge·ra·ni·ol

 (jə-rā′nē-ôl′, -ōl′, -ŏl′)
n.
A fragrant, pale yellow liquid alcohol, C10H18O, derived chiefly from the oils of geranium and citronella and used in cosmetics and flavorings.

geraniol

(dʒɪˈreɪnɪˌɒl; dʒɪˈrɑː-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless or pale yellow terpine alcohol with an odour of roses, found in many essential oils: used in perfumery. Formula: C10H18O
[C19: from gerani(um + alcoh)ol]
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