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a colorless, faintly aromatic, slightly water-soluble liquid, C
O, used chiefly as a solvent in the manufacture of perfumes and flavorings, and as an intermediate in the synthesis of benzyl esters and ethers.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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Benzyl Acetate, the ester obtained from
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