undecanal

undecanal

[ən′dek·ə‚nal]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)9CHO A sweet-smelling, colorless liquid, soluble in oils and alcohol; used in perfumes and flavoring. Also known as hendecanal; n-undecyclic aldehyde.
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They speculate that undecanal could provide a lead for a new form of contraception that prevents sperm from sniffing their way to the egg.