stilbene

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stil·bene

noun \ˈstil-ˌbēn\

Definition of STILBENE

:  an aromatic hydrocarbon C14H12 used as a phosphor and in making dyes; also :  a compound derived from stilbene

Origin of STILBENE

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek stilbein to glitter
First Known Use: circa 1868

stil·bene

noun \ˈstil-ˌbēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of STILBENE

1
: an aromatic hydrocarbon C14H12 used as a phosphor and in making dyes
2
: a compound derived from stilbene

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