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Calling all chemistry students - fill in the blank:

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Hint #1: perfumes use this basic chemical structure.
Hint #2: the name sounds similar to a Biblical character.

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posted Dec 18, 2016 by George Davros

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That's the functional group of an ester

No idea who the biblical character is though :P

answer Dec 19, 2016 by Technetium
Yes, you correct.  The Biblical character is actually Esther, about whom is written a very interesting story:    https://jwa.org/encyclopedia/article/esther-bible



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