What is SPRUCE OIL?

Distilled from the leaves and twigs of Pice a alba and P. nigra, containing pinene, cadinene, and bornyl acetate. It is colourless, of pleasant odour, with sp. gr. about 09, optical rotation 220 to 250; soluble in alcohol and ether, and used in medicine and perfumery.

Link to This Definition
Did you find this definition of SPRUCE OIL helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Definition of  SPRUCE OIL