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bornyl acetate

[ bawr-nl, -nil ]
/ ˈbɔr nl, -nɪl /
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noun Chemistry.

a colorless liquid, C12H20O2, having a piny, camphorlike odor, used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of perfume, and as a plasticizer.

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