Paracymene


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Par`a`cy´mene


n.1.(Chem.) Same as Cymene.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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This essential oil is extracted by steam distillation of sage leaves and is constituted mainly of Aesculetin, Alpha Humulene, Alpha Thujene, Alpha Thujone, Alpha Terpineol, Alpha Terpenines, Alpha Pinene, Alpha Maaliene, Aromadendrene, Beta Pinene, Beta Copaene, Beta Thujone, Borneol, Camphor, Cineole, Caryophyllene Oxide, Camphene, Delta Cadinenes, Linalool, Limonene, Myrcene, Ocimenes, Octenol, Paracymene, Para Cymenol, Salviol, Terpineol, Thujanol and Terpinolene.
Of this, the monoterpenes amounted 4.99%, of which only 0.10% is oxygenated monoterpene, with paracymene as the only compound of this class, and 4.89% of non-oxygenated monoterpenes.