mesitylol etymology

English word mesitylol comes from English -ol, English mesitylene

Detailed word origin of mesitylol

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ol English (eng) (organic chemistry) An alcohol or phenol. Indicating an oily substance.
mesitylene English (eng) (organic compound) The aromatic hydrocarbon 1,3,5-trimethylbenzene that is present in coal tar and crude oil; it has some use as a solvent.
mesitylol English (eng) (chemistry) A crystalline substance obtained from mesitylene.

Words with the same origin as mesitylol

Descendants of -ol
aldol androstanol anethole archaeol caldarchaeol cannabidiol carotenol catecholamine catecholate diol dodecanol fucusol gingerol glycol hypergolically ichthyol lanolin laurinol lonchocarpol menthol methanol neomenthol pratol sesamol
Descendants of mesitylene
mesitylenic trimesic