terpene alcohol


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terpene alcohol

[′tər‚pēn ′al·kə‚hȯl]
(organic chemistry)
A generic name for an alcohol related to or derived from a terpene hydrocarbon, such as terpineol or borneol.
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By collecting hair samples from the forehead and back of 10 male whitetailed deer, researchers identified 57 compounds, including alkanes, arenes, aldehydes, ketones, aliphatic alcohols, terpenes, terpene alcohols, and phenols.