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[fen-l-as-i-tal-duh-hahyd, feen-] /ˈfɛn lˌæs ɪˈtæl dəˌhaɪd, ˈfin-/
noun, Chemistry.
a colorless, oily, water-insoluble liquid, C 3 H 1 4 O, having a hyacinthlike odor: used chiefly in perfumery.
Also, phenylaceticaldehyde
[fen-l-uh-see-tik, -set-ik, feen-, fen-, feen-] /ˈfɛn l əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˈfin-, ˌfɛn-, ˌfin-/ (Show IPA)
Also called hyacinthin.
Origin of phenylacetaldehyde Unabridged
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