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A colorless fragrant liquid, C10H18O, obtained from citronella and certain other essential oils or produced synthetically and used in making perfumes, flavorings, and insect repellants.


(Elements & Compounds) a colourless slightly water-soluble liquid with a lemon-like odour, a terpene aldehyde found esp in citronella and certain eucalyptus oils: used as a flavouring and in soaps and perfumes. Formula: (CH3)2C:CH(CH2)2CH(CH3)CH2CHO. Also called: rhodinal


(ˌsɪ trəˈnɛl æl, -əl)

a colorless liquid mixture of aldehydes, C10H18O, used chiefly in flavorings and in perfumery.
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Smell training consisted of twice-daily exposure to four intense odors (phenylethyl alcohol, eucalyptol, citronellal, and eugenol).
2006) who also reported the insect killing activity of eucalyptus oils against Varroa which has been owed to the constituents such as citronellyl acetate, eucamalol, 1, 8-cineole, p-cymene, citronellal, limonene and citro-nellol.
Ten compounds were identified, being the citronellal (68.
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8-cineole, linalool, bornyl acetate, citronellal, eugenol, geranyl acetate, nerol, [beta]-caryophyllene were purchased from Aldrich Company, USA.
Larvicidal properties of citronellal and Cymbopogon nardus essential oils from two different localities.
Depending on the origin and type of manufacturing method of rose water obtained from the sepals and petals of Rosa damascena from Central Iran through steam distillation, the following monoterpenoid and alkane components could be identified with GC-MS: Mostly citronellal, nonadecane, geraniol and phenyl ethyl alcohol, and also henicosane, 9nonadecen,eicosane, linalool, citronellyl .
officinalis (diploid, 2n = 32 chromosomes, no or only few hairs on the leaf blades, typical lemon-like fragrance caused by citronellal, geranial and neral), (II) ssp.
The researchers concluded that the acyclic monoterpenes, such as myrcene, linalool, citronellol and citronellal, tend to modulate the opioid system as well as decreasing the release of NO.
However, the main chemical constituents of the crude extract and oil from Cymbopogon spp are alpha- cubebene, camphene, citronellal, geraniol, limonene, palmitic acid and sabinene (4).