methylphenylcarbinyl acetate

[ meth-uh l-fen-l-kahr-buh-nil, -feen-l-, meth- ]
/ ˈmɛθ əlˌfɛn lˈkɑr bə nɪl, -ˌfin l-, ˌmɛθ- /

noun Chemistry.

a colorless, synthetic liquid, C10H12O2, having a strong floral odor and occurring in oil of gardenia: used chiefly in gardenia and lily perfumes.

Origin of methylphenylcarbinyl acetate

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