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A fragrant white crystalline organic compound, C10H20O, obtained from peppermint oil or synthesized. It is used in perfumes, in cigarettes, as a mild topical anesthetic, and as a mint flavoring.

[German, from Latin menta, mentha, mint; see mint2.]

men′tho·lat′ed adj.


(Chemistry) containing, treated, or impregnated with menthol


(ˈmɛn θəˌleɪ tɪd)

containing, covered, or treated with menthol.
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Adj.1.mentholated - containing, or impregnated with, mentholmentholated - containing, or impregnated with, menthol; "mentholated cough syrup"
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[ˈmenθəleɪtɪd] ADJmentolado


adjmit Menthol


(ˈmenθəl) noun
a sharp-smelling substance got from peppermint oil used to help give relief from colds etc. If you have a cold put some menthol in boiling water and breathe in the steam; Some cigarettes contain menthol.
ˈmentholated (-leitid) adjective
containing menthol. mentholated cigarettes.
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The man arrived on the island from Athens at 11am and a customs officer noticed that his suitcase smelled like "Vicks" — understood to be the mentholated cream used to treat colds and coughs.
It felt good, curling into himself against the cold, which wasn't sharp or threatening but purifying, mentholated.
He adds further advice: "Any breathing problems can be eased with a mentholated compress applied to the chest; if no mentholated compress is available, a naan bread spread with a vindaloo of your choice can be used in exceptional circumstances.
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