a colorless, water-insoluble liquid, C 7 H 8 O, having a pleasant, aromatic odor, used chiefly in perfumery and organic synthesis, and as a vermicide.
For diethyl ether see Ether, and for methyl phenyl ether (anisole) and ethyl phenyl ether (phenetole) see Carbolic Acid.
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a colourless pleasant-smelling liquid used as a solvent and vermicide and in perfume and flavouring. Formula: C6H5OCH3; relative density: 0.996; melting pt: –37.5°C; boiling pt: 155°C Also called methoxybenzene
anisomastia anisomastia an·i·so·mas·ti·a (ān-ī’sō-mās’tē-ə) n. Asymmetry of the breasts.
anisomelia anisomelia an·i·so·me·li·a (ān-ī’sō-mē’lē-ə, -mēl’yə) n. Inequality between paired limbs.
adjective (of a chemical compound) lacking isomers
adjective (of flowers) having floral whorls that differ in the number of their parts Compare isomerous (sense 2)