coumaran

noun
cou·​ma·​ran | \ ˈk(y)üməˌran \
plural -s

Definition of coumaran

: a colorless oil C8H8O formed by reducing coumarone of which it is the dihydride

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History and Etymology for coumaran

International Scientific Vocabulary coumarin + -an; probably originally formed as German kumaran

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“Coumaran.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coumaran. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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