or a·nis·ic alcohol
[an-i-sil or uh-nis-ik]
- a colorless liquid, the para form of C8H10O2, having a hawthornlike odor, used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfume.
Origin of anisyl alcohol
First recorded in 1860–65
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