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People who stood over melting bitumen would have breathed in the same concentration of naphthalene that’s produced by about 1.5 cigarettes.
The air samples, however, revealed that the bitumen-melting process produced unhealthy concentrations of PAHs, such as naphthalene.
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Origin and Etymology of naphthalene
First Known Use: 1821See Words from the same year
medical Definition of naphthalene
naphthalenicplay \ˌnaf-thə-ˈlen-ik, ˌnap-, -ˈlēn-\ adjective
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