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camphene

noun cam·phene \ˈkam-ˌfēn\

Definition of CAMPHENE

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

circa 1847
Medical Dictionary

camphene

noun cam·phene \ˈkam-ˌfēn\

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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