anthracene

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an·thra·cene

noun \ˈan(t)-thrə-ˌsēn\

Definition of ANTHRACENE

:  a crystalline tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbon C14H10 obtained from coal-tar distillation

First Known Use of ANTHRACENE

1863

an·thra·cene

noun \ˈan(t)-thrə-ˌsēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ANTHRACENE

: a crystalline cyclic hydrocarbon C14H10 obtained from coal-tar distillation

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