Acta Crystallographica Section E Structure Reports Online (Impact Factor: 0.35). 08/2010; 66(Pt 8):o2136. DOI: 10.1107/S1600536810029417
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In the title compound, C14H14O, the two benzene rings are almost orthogonal [dihedral angle = 87.78 (8) °]. The hy­droxy group lies approximately in the plane of its attached benzene ring [O—C—C—C torsion angle = −17.47 (17)°], and the hydroxyl and methyl groups lie to the same side of the mol­ecule and are gauche to each other. In the crystal, a hexa­meric aggregate mediated by a ring of six O—H⋯O hydrogen bonds occurs, generating an R
6(12) loop.

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