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eugenol

 [u´jĕ-nol]
a dental topical analgesic and protective obtained from clove oil or other sources.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

eu·ge·nol

(yū'je-nol),
Analgesic obtained from oil of cloves; used in dentistry with zinc oxide a base for impression materials; also used in perfume manufacture as a substitute for oil of cloves.
Synonym(s): eugenic acid
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

eu·ge·nol

(yū'je-nol)
Analgesic obtained from oil of cloves; used in dentistry with zinc oxide as a base for impression materials; also used in perfume manufacture as a substitute for oil of cloves.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

eu·ge·nol

(yū'je-nol)
Analgesic used in dentistry with zinc oxide; a base for impression materials.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The oil derived from the flower buds of clove mainly consists of eugenol (60-90%), eugenyl acetate, caryophyllene and other substances, whereas oil derived from the leaves of the clove tree consists of eugenol (82-88%) and very little eugenyl acetate, and other minor constituents.
Ten volatile water-soluble compounds in rose aromatic water were used as target compounds during the LLE, SPE, and HS method development: [alpha]-pinene, linalool, [alpha]-humulene, nerol, PEA, [beta]-caryophyllene, citronellol, geraniol, methyl eugenol, and eugenol.
Following our interest in obtaining bioactive eugenol derivatives and in face of the potential of benzoxazole derivatives as antimicrobial agents, we present herein the synthesis and anti-Candida activity of eugenol-benzoxazole based hybrids.
This oil, which contains between 70 and 95% of the potent natural anesthetic eugenol (Kaiser et al., 2006; Rotili et al., 2012), is obtained commercially by distillation of leaves, stems and flowers of Syzygium aromaticum (L.) Merr.
In trial 1, the effects of 11 ACEO (eugenol [99% purity], carvacrol [98% purity], citral [95% purity], limonene [96% purity], 1,4-cineole [85% purity], [gamma]-terpinene [97% purity], p-cymene [99% purity], linalool [97% purity], bornyl acetate [95% purity], [alpha]-pinene [98% purity], and [beta]-pinene [99% purity]), which were provided by Sigma-Aldrich Chemical (Sigma-Aldrich, St.
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Compounds found in parsley in small amounts such as apigenin, eugenol, and myricetin are being actively studied as options for treatment or prevention of various conditions.