terpineol

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ter·pin·e·ol

(ter-pin'ē-ol),
An unsaturated alcoholic terpene obtained by heating terpin hydrate with diluted phosphoric acid; an active antiseptic and a perfume.

terpineol

(tər-pĭn′ē-ôl′, -ōl′, -ŏl′)
n.
Any of three isomeric alcohols, C10H17OH, occurring naturally in the essential oils of certain plants and used as solvents in perfumes, soaps, and medicine.
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Monophyllum) revelan la presencia de un gran numero de terpenos principalmente monoterpenoides tales como linalool, 4-terpineol, [alfa]-terpineol, y trans-2-hexenol [13].
calamus were 4-terpineol, 2-allyl-5-ethoxy-4-methoxyphenol, epieudesmin, lysidine, spathulenol, borneol, furylethyl ketone, nonanoic acid, 2,2,5,5tetramethyl-3-hexanol, bornyl acetate, galgravin, retusin, (9E,12E,15E)-9,12,15-octadecatrien-l-ol, butyl butanoate, geranyl acetate, sakuranin, acetic acid, camphor, isoelemicin, a-ursolic acid, acetophenone, dehydroabietic acid, isoeugenol methylether, apigenin 4',7-dimethyl ether, dehydrodiisoeugenol, linalool, elemicin, linolenic acid (Balakumbahan et al.
Additional potent odorants in cola A included methyleugenol, which is hay-like and similar to dried grass; 4-terpineol, which is earthy, soapy and woody; (E)-cinnamaldehyde, which is cinnamon-like and sweet; and (Z)- and (E)-isoeugenol, which are clove-like and sweet.
beta]-phellandrene, 4-terpineol and cis-thujanol in the seeds were higher in Giza, but traces components in straw like a-cpaene and 2E-undecenal were higher under North Sinai.