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Carveol is a natural terpenoid alcohol that is a constituent of spearmint oil. It has an odor and flavor that resemble those of spearmint and caraway. Consequently, it is used as a fragrance in cosmetics and as a flavor additive in the food industry.
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It has been found to exhibit chemoprevention of mammary carcinogenesis (prevents breast cancer).
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