rhigolene

noun
rhig·​o·​lene | \ ˈrigəˌlēn, -lə̇n \
plural -s

Definition of rhigolene

: a petroleum product intermediate between cymogene and gasoline containing chiefly pentanes and used formerly in medicine as a local anesthetic

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History and Etymology for rhigolene

Greek rhigos cold + English -ol + -ene

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“Rhigolene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhigolene. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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