TITLE

menthol

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1343
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "menthol" is presented. The term refers to an alcohol obtained from oil of peppermint or other mint oils. Menthol may also be prepared synthetically. It occurs in crystalline form. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided in the reference entry.
ACCESSION #
21235515

 

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