cyaphenine

noun
cy·​aph·​e·​nine | \ sīˈafəˌnēn, -nə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of cyaphenine

: a white crystalline compound C21H15N3 formed especially by the polymerization of benzonitrile; 2,4,6-triphenyl-s-triazine

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History and Etymology for cyaphenine

International Scientific Vocabulary cyan- + phenine; originally formed as German zyaphenin

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“Cyaphenine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyaphenine. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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