dextromenthol

Taxonomy vs Dextromenthol - What's the difference?

taxonomy | dextromenthol |


As nouns the difference between taxonomy and dextromenthol

is that taxonomy is the science or the technique used to make a classification while dextromenthol is (chemistry) the dextrorotatory enantiomer of menthol.

Enantiomer vs Dextromenthol - What's the difference?

enantiomer | dextromenthol |


As nouns the difference between enantiomer and dextromenthol

is that enantiomer is an enantiomer while dextromenthol is (chemistry) the dextrorotatory enantiomer of menthol.

Dextrorotatory vs Dextromenthol - What's the difference?

dextrorotatory | dextromenthol |


As an adjective dextrorotatory

is (chemistry|of an optically active compound or crystal) that rotates the plane of polarized light to the right, or clockwise.

As a noun dextromenthol is

(chemistry) the dextrorotatory enantiomer of menthol.

Dextromenthol vs Menthol - What's the difference?

dextromenthol | menthol | Derived terms |

Dextromenthol is a derived term of menthol.


As nouns the difference between dextromenthol and menthol

is that dextromenthol is (chemistry) the dextrorotatory enantiomer of menthol while menthol is (chemistry) a cyclic monoterpene alcohol; the major component of the essential oil of peppermint; used in pharmaceutical preparations as an antitussive and antipruritic agent, as a nasal decongestant, and in menthol cigarettes.