ethylbenzene

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noun eth·yl·ben·zene \ˌe-thil-ˈben-ˌzēn\

Definition of ethylbenzene

  1. :  a liquid aromatic hydrocarbon C8H10 used chiefly in the manufacture of styrene

Origin and Etymology of ethylbenzene

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1871


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