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It is prepared by treating a mixture of citral and acetone with barium hydrate, and distilling in vacuo.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons
It may be detected by the same test which was used for citral.
The important ingredients of lemon extract are lemon oil and citral, its aromatic constituent.
It is asserted that the mules of serins, citral finches, and goldfinches, are fruitful.The Natural History of Cage Birds|J. M. Bechstein
Geraniol by oxidation goes into the aldehyde, citral, which occurs in lemons, oranges and verbena flowers.Creative Chemistry|Edwin E. Slosson