cinnamic aldehyde


noun Chemistry.

a yellowish oil, C9H8O, having a cinnamonlike odor, used chiefly as a scent in the manufacture of flavorings and perfumes.

Nearby words

  1. cinnabar,
  2. cinnamene,
  3. cinnamic,
  4. cinnamic acid,
  5. cinnamic alcohol,
  6. cinnamon,
  7. cinnamon bear,
  8. cinnamon bun,
  9. cinnamon fern,
  10. cinnamon sedge

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