Eugenol Sentence Examples
- EUGENOL (allyl guaiacol, eugenic acid), C10H1202,anodoriferous principle; it is the chief constituent of oil of cloves, and occurs in many other essential oils.
- By the action of alkalis it is converted into iso-eugenol, which on oxidation yields vanillin, the odorous principle of vanilla.
- Alkali fusion of eugenol gives protocatechuic acid.
- The amount of eugenol in oil of cloves can be estimated by acetylation, in presence of pyridine (A.