meaning of bitter almond oil

bitter almond oil meaning in General Dictionary

pale yellow gas obtained from sour almonds by distillation from almond dessert or meal

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A continuation of their work on bitter almond oil by Liebig and Wohler, who remained firm friends for the rest of their lives, resulted in the elucidation of the mode of formation of that substance and in the discovery of the ferment emulsin as well as the recognition of the first glucoside, amygdalin, while another and not less important and far-reaching inquiry in 'which they collaborated was that on uric acid, published in 1837.

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