perillyl alcohol

(PAYR-ih-lil AL-kuh-hol)

A substance that is being studied in the prevention of cancer. It belongs to the family of plant drugs called monoterpenes.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "perillyl alcohol"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "alcohol perílico"

Sustancia en estudio para la prevención del cáncer. Pertenece al tipo de plantas llamadas monoterpenos.