OBO ID: CHEBI:15409
Term Name: (-)-menthol Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (-)-(1R,3R,4S)-menthol
  • (-)-menthol
  • (1alpha,2beta,5alpha)-5-methyl-2(1-methylethyl)cyclohexanol
  • (1R,2S,5R)-5-methyl-2-(propan-2-yl)cyclohexan-1-ol
  • (1R,3R,4S)-(-)-menthol
  • (1R-(1-alpha,2-beta,5-alpha))-5-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)cyclohexanol
  • L-Menthol
  • levomenthol
  • levomentholum
  • levomentol
Definition: A p-menthan-3-ol which has (1R,2S,5R)-stereochemistry. It is the most common naturally occurring enantiomer.
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Ontology: Chebi
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