ethyl oenanthate


ethyl oenanthate
/i nan"thayt/, Chem.
a colorless to yellowish, oily, water-insoluble liquid, C9H18O2, having a fruitlike odor, found naturally in the alcohols of cognac and other wines: synthesized for use chiefly as artificial flavoring in various alcoholic beverages. Also, ethyl enanthate.
[OENANTH(IC) + -ATE2]

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Universalium. 2010.