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stilbene

noun stil·bene \ˈstil-ˌbēn\

Definition of STILBENE

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

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

noun stil·bene \ˈstil-ˌbēn\

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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