arene

play
noun ar·ene \ˈa-ˌrēn, ˈer-ˌēn\

Definition of arene

  1. :  an aromatic hydrocarbon (such as benzene or naphthalene)

Origin and Etymology of arene

aromatic + -ene


Learn More about arene


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up arene? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to fight against or to call in question

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!