Vanillin meaning

və-nĭlĭn, vănə-lĭn
A white or yellowish crystalline compound, C8 H8 O3 , found in vanilla beans and certain balsams and resins or produced synthetically and used in perfumes, flavorings, and pharmaceuticals.
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A fragrant, white, crystalline substance, (CH3O)(OH)C6H3CHO, produced from the vanilla bean or made synthetically: used for flavoring, in the manufacture of perfumes, etc.
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The name of a chemical compound, 4-hydroxy-3-methoxybenzaldehyde, which is the primary constituent of vanilla.
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Synthetic compound used as a substitute for the extract of the vanilla bean.
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