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[lin-uh-lil, -leel] /ˈlɪn ə lɪl, -ˌlil/

noun, Chemistry.
a colorless, water-insoluble liquid, C 12 H 20 O 2 , having a pleasant odor: used chiefly in perfumes, cosmetics, toilet water, and soap.


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