Medical Dictionary


noun di·pen·tene \(ˈ)dī-ˈpen-ˌtēn\

Medical Definition of DIPENTENE

:  a liquid terpene hydrocarbon C10H16 that is found in many essential oils, is a constituent of terebene, and is used chiefly as a solvent and dispersing agent (as for resins and varnishes)—compare limonene


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