from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A colorless, fragrant liquid, C10H18O, distilled from the oils of rosewood, bergamot, and other plants and trees and used in perfume manufacture.
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- n. A monoterpene alcohol found in many essential oils.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of two chemical compounds, differing in their effect on polarized light.
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- n. a colorless fragrant liquid found in many essential oils
Spanish lináloe, aloe (from Late Latin lignum aloēs, wood of the aloe : Latin lignum, wood; see ligni- + Latin aloēs, genitive of aloē, aloe; see aloe) + -ol1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)