benzyl acetate

(redirected from Benzyl ethanoate)

benzyl acetate

[′ben·zəl ′as·ə‚tāt]
(organic chemistry)
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.