benzyl acetate(redirected from Benzyl ethanoate)
benzyl acetate[′ben·zəl ′as·ə‚tāt]
C6H5CH2OOCCH3 A colorless liquid with a flowery odor; used in perfumes and flavorings and as a solvent for plastics and resins, inks, and polishes. Also known as phenylmethyl acetate.
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