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- n. A monoterpenoid ketone present in the essential oil of fennel
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A ketone, C10H16O, isomeric with camphor, which it resembles in general chemical properties. The dextro-form occurs in fennel-oil, the levo-form in thuja-oil.
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