benzodioxan

noun

ben·​zo·​di·​ox·​an
¦ben-(ˌ)zō-dī-ˈäk-ˌsan,
-sən
variants or benzodioxane
¦ben-(ˌ)zō-dī-ˈäk-ˌsān
plural -s
: a compound containing a benzene ring fused to a dioxane ring
especially : piperoxan

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary benz- + dioxan, dioxane

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“Benzodioxan.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/benzodioxan. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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