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eugenol


eugenol


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eugenol  \Eu"ge*nol\,  n.  [Eugenia  +  -ol.]  (Chem.) 
  A  colorless,  aromatic,  liquid  hydrocarbon,  {C10H12O2} 
  resembling  the  phenols,  and  hence  also  called  {eugenic  acid}. 
  It  is  found  in  the  oils  of  pimento  and  cloves.