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(Elements & Compounds) a white solid terpene alcohol extracted from the Malaysian tree Dryobalanops aromatica, used in perfume and in the manufacture of organic esters. Formula: C10H17OH. Also called: bornyl alcohol
[C19: from Borne(o) + -ol1]


(ˈbɔr niˌɔl, -ˌɒl)

a solid terpene alcohol, C10H18O, used in synthesizing camphor and in perfumes.
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ethyl butyrate -Vitamins Ascorbic acid Terminalia chebula -Tannins Gallotannins (terchebulin, terflavin, punicalagin, corilagin, chebulic acid, and chebulinic acid) -Monosaccharides/ D-glucose, D- oligosaccharides fructose, saccharose -Fruit acids Quinic acid, shikimic acid -Flavonoids Luteolin, rutin, and quercetin Curcuma zedoaria -Essential oil Zingiberene, 1,8 cineole, camphor, camphene, borneol -Curcuminoids Curcumin, des-and bisdesmethoxycurcumin
Evaluation of the antifungal effects of the rosemary oil and comparison whit synthetic borneol and funjicide on the growth of Aspergillus flavus, J Ecol, 2011; 3[6]; 210-214.
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