apiol definition

  • noun:
    • a certain aromatic chemical found in parsley
    • An oily fluid derived from parsley.
    • An organic compound, developing long, white, brittle, needle-like crystals, removed by distilling parsley-seeds with liquid. It melts at 86° F., and comes at about 572° F. it's utilized as an emmenagogue. Also known as parsley-camphor.
    • In medication and pharmacy, the green liquid alcoholic extract of parsley-seeds utilized as an emmenagogue and antiperiodic.

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