anisaldehyde

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anisaldehyde

[¦a·nəs′al·də‚hīd]
(organic chemistry)
C6H4(OCH3)CHO A compound with melting point 2.5°C, boiling point 249.5°C; insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and ether; used in perfumery and flavoring, and as an intermediate in production of antihistamines.
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Caption: Figure 1: Chemical structure of vanillin (4-hydroxy-3- methoxybenzaldehyde).
In the second step 1.2 g 2-hydroxy-6- methoxybenzaldehyde (0.01mol) in 10.0 mL methanol was added to 1.61 g of isatin monohydrazon solution in 50 mL hot methanol.
Summary: Phytochemical investigations on the methanolic extract of Launaea intybacea yielded eleven compounds namely, octadecyl (E)-p-coumarate (1), 4-hydroxy-3- methoxybenzaldehyde (2), 4-hydroxybenzoic acid (3), 4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzoic acid (4), coumaric acid (5), methyl gallate (6), 3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid (7), 4',5,7- trihydroxyflavone (8), 3',4',5,7-tetrahydroxyflavone (9), 3,3',5,7-tetrahydroxy-4'- methoxyflavone (10) and apigenin 7-O-(4''-O-p-E-coumaroyl)-(Beta)-D-glucopyranoside (11).