camphene

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cam·phene

noun \ˈkam-ˌfēn\

Definition of CAMPHENE

:  any of several terpenes related to camphor; especially :  a colorless crystalline terpene C10H16 used in insecticides

First Known Use of CAMPHENE

circa 1847

cam·phene

noun \ˈkam-ˌfēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CAMPHENE

: any of several terpenes related to camphor; especially : a colorless crystalline terpene C10H16 found in three optically different forms in several essential oils, made synthetically from pinene, and used in insecticides

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