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monoterpene

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noun mono·ter·pene \ˌmä-nə-ˈtər-ˌpēn\

Definition of monoterpene

  1. :  any of a class of terpenes C10H16 containing two isoprene units per molecule; also :  a derivative of a monoterpene



Circa 1959

First Known Use of monoterpene

circa 1959


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monoterpene

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noun mono·ter·pene \ˌmän-ə-ˈtər-ˌpēn\

Medical Definition of monoterpene

  1. :  any of a class of terpenes C10H16 containing two isoprene units per molecule; also :  a derivative of a monoterpene




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