benzyl cinnamate


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benzyl cinnamate

[′ben·zəl ′sin·ə‚māt]
(organic chemistry)
C8H7COOCH2C6H5 White crystals; melting point 39°C; insoluble in water, soluble in ethanol; used in perfumery.
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