|Jmol-3D images||Image 1
|Molar mass||108.14 g mol−1|
|Melting point||−37 °C; −35 °F; 236 K|
|Boiling point||154 °C; 309 °F; 427 K|
|LD50||3700 mg/kg (rat, oral)|
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Except where noted otherwise, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Anisole, or methoxybenzene, is an organic compound with the formula CH3OC6H5. It is a colorless liquid with a smell reminiscent of anise seed, and in fact many of its derivatives are found in natural and artificial fragrances. The compound is mainly made synthetically and is a precursor to other synthetic compounds.