benzaldehyde(redirected from Benzaldehyd)
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An aldehyde produced artificially or obtained from oil of bitter almond, containing not less than 80% of benzaldehyde; a flavoring agent used in orally administered medicines.
Synonym(s): benzoic aldehyde
benzaldehyde/ben·zal·de·hyde/ (ben-zal´dĕ-hīd) an aldehyde derivative of benzene, occurring in the kernels of bitter almonds or produced synthetically; used as a pharmaceutical flavoring agent.
A pharmaceutical flavoring agent derived from oil of bitter almond.