Citronellol vs Citronellyl - What's the difference?

citronellol | citronellyl |


As nouns the difference between citronellol and citronellyl

is that citronellol is a natural acyclic monoterpenoid, occurring in citronella oils and used in perfumes and insect repellents while citronellyl is (organic chemistry|especially in combination) a radical derived from citronellol.

citronellol

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A natural acyclic monoterpenoid, occurring in citronella oils and used in perfumes and insect repellents.
  • citronellyl

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry, especially in combination) A radical derived from citronellol