[ an-uh-sal-duh-hahyd ]
/ ˌæn əˈsæl dəˌhaɪd /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless, oily, aromatic liquid, the para form of C8H8O2, having a vanillalike odor: used chiefly in the manufacture of cosmetics and perfume, and as an intermediate in organic synthesis.

Words nearby anisaldehyde

Origin of anisaldehyde

Also called anisic aldehyde. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019