noun pi·nane \ˈpīˌnān\

Definition of pinane



  1. :  a liquid saturated bicyclic hydrocarbon C10H18 occurring in stereoisomeric forms of which pinene and nopinene are unsaturated derivatives; 1,3,3-trimethyl-2,4-methylene-cyclohexane

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Origin and Etymology of pinane

International Scientific Vocabulary pin- (from Latin pinus pine) + -ane — more at pine

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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