eucalyptol

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eucalyptol

 [u″kah-lip´tol]
a colorless liquid obtained from eucalyptus oil and other sources; used as an expectorant, flavoring agent, and local anesthetic.

cin·e·ole

, cineol (sin'ē-ōl, -ol),
A stimulant expectorant obtained from the volatile oil of Eucalyptus globulus and other species of Eucalyptus.

eucalyptol

(yo͞o′kə-lĭp′tôl′, -tōl′, -tŏl′) also

eucalyptole

(-tōl′)
n.
A colorless oily liquid, C10H18O, derived from eucalyptus and used in pharmaceuticals, flavoring, and perfumery. Also called cineole.