Saponul
Saponul Sap"o*nul, n. [F. saponule, fr. L. sapo, -onis, soap.] (Old Chem.) A soapy mixture obtained by treating an essential oil with an alkali; hence, any similar compound of an essential oil. [Written also {saponule}.] [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • saponule — Saponul Sap o*nul, n. [F. saponule, fr. L. sapo, onis, soap.] (Old Chem.) A soapy mixture obtained by treating an essential oil with an alkali; hence, any similar compound of an essential oil. [Written also {saponule}.] [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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