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  1. banana oilnoun

    a liquid ester derived from amyl alcohol; has the odor of bananas


  1. banana oil

    Isoamyl acetate, also known as isopentyl acetate, is an organic compound that is the ester formed from isoamyl alcohol and acetic acid, with the molecular formula C 7 H 14 O 2 {\displaystyle {\ce {C7H14O2}}} .It is a colorless liquid that is only slightly soluble in water, but very soluble in most organic solvents. Isoamyl acetate has a strong odor which is described as similar to both banana and pear. Pure isoamyl acetate, or mixtures of isoamyl acetate, amyl acetate, and other flavors may be referred to as banana oil.


  1. banana oil

    Banana oil, also known as isoamyl acetate, is a colorless liquid with a strong banana-like odor. It is an ester derived from the condensation of isoamyl alcohol and acetic acid. It's often used in the food industry as a flavoring or fragrance to simulate the smell or taste of bananas. It also has applications in industries such as textiles and plastics.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of banana oil in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of banana oil in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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