Associated Words: eugenic, eugenin, clove, camphor, eugenol, caryophyllin.
"Putnam's Word Book" by Louis A. Flemming
The oil contains eugenol, myrcene, chavicol, methyl eugenol, methyl chavicol, phellandrene, and citral.
"The Handbook of Soap Manufacture" by W. H. Simmons
By the action of alkalis it is converted into iso-eugenol, which on oxidation yields vanillin, the odorous principle of vanilla (q.v.).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
EUGENOL, or ALLYLGUAIACOL, is found in cloves, the leaves of cinnamon, and other plants.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various