sesamol etymology

English word sesamol comes from English -ol, English sesame

Detailed word origin of sesamol

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ol English (eng) (organic chemistry) An alcohol or phenol. Indicating an oily substance.
sesame English (eng) A tropical Asian plant (Sesamum indicum) bearing small flat seeds used as food and as a source of oil.. The seed of this plant.
sesamol English (eng) (organic compound) The antioxidant 3,4-methylenedioxyphenol found in sesame oil.

Words with the same origin as sesamol

Descendants of -ol
aldol androstanol anethole archaeol caldarchaeol cannabidiol carotenol catecholamine catecholate diol dodecanol fucusol gingerol glycol hypergolically ichthyol lanolin laurinol lonchocarpol menthol mesitylol methanol neomenthol pratol
Descendants of sesame
metatarsosesamoidal sesamin sesamoid sesamoiditis