Definitions

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  • n. A compound derived from Callicarpa americana that can be used as a mosquito repellent.

Etymologies

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Callicarpa +‎ -al?

Examples

  • Two colorless, odorless compounds in the leaves - callicarpenal and intermedeol - seem about as good as DEET against mosquitoes and repel black-leg ticks and fire ants, Duke said.

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  • Two colorless, odorless compounds in the leaves _ callicarpenal and intermedeol _ seem about as good as DEET against mosquitoes and repel black-leg ticks and fire ants, Duke said.

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  • The next year, experiments showed that the active ingredients from the leaves (callicarpenal and intermedeol) provided

    Mother Earth News Latest 10 Articles

  • Two colorless, odorless compounds in the leaves -- callicarpenal and intermedeol -- seem about as good as DEET against mosquitoes and repel black-leg ticks and fire ants, Duke said.

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  • Two colorless, odorless compounds in the leaves-callicarpenal and intermedeol-seem about as good as DEET against mosquitoes and repel black-leg ticks and fire ants, Duke said.

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