Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

benzyl benzoate

noun, Chemistry, Pharmacology.
a colorless, faintly aromatic liquid, C 14 H 12 O 2 , used chiefly as a fixative and solvent in the manufacture of flavorings and perfume and in medicine in the treatment of certain skin conditions.
Origin of benzyl benzoate
First recorded in 1915-20 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for benzyl benzoate
Historical Examples

Word of the Day

Nearby words for benzyl benzoate

Word Value for benzyl

Scrabble Words With Friends