Odmyl Od"myl ([o^]d"m[i^]l), n. [Gr. "odmh`, "osmh`, stench + -yl.] (Chem.) A volatile liquid obtained by boiling sulphur with linseed oil. It has an unpleasant garlic odor. [1913 Webster]

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  • Odmyl — Odmyl, C8H8 ist ein von Anderson angenommenes, als dem Allyl analog betrachtetes Radikal, das sich mit Schwefel verbunden als Odmylsulfuret, C8H8 S, unter den Zersetzungsproducten fetter Öle mit Schwefel in der Hitze findet …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • odmyl — Chem. (ˈɒdmɪl) [f. Gr. ὀδµή (Ionian form of ὀσµή) smell + yl.] A mobile sulphur containing liquid found in the volatile substance given off in the preparation of balsam of sulphur; it has a garlicky smell, and boils at 71°C. 1866–72 Watts Dict.… …   Useful english dictionary

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