noun bor·nane \ˈbȯrˌnān\

Definition of bornane



  1. :  a crystalline saturated terpene C10H18 that may be regarded as the parent compound of borneol, camphor, and related compounds; 1,7,7-trimethyl-norbornane —called also camphane

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Origin and Etymology of bornane

International Scientific Vocabulary born- (from borneol) + -ane

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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