One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A terpenoid alcohol, C₁₀H₁₆O, found in the essential oil of the European myrtle, Myrtus communis, and other plants.
Early 20th century; earliest use found in Chemical Abstracts. From German Myrtenol from scientific Latin Myrtus, genus name (from classical Latin myrtus) + German -en + -ol.
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