noun san·ta·lene \ˈsantəˌlēn\

Definition of santalene



  1. :  either of two liquid unsaturated hydrocarbons C15H24 occurring in East Indian sandalwood oil: a :  a tricyclic sesquiterpene —called also alpha-santalene b :  a bicyclic sesquiterpene —called also beta-santalene

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Origin and Etymology of santalene

International Scientific Vocabulary santal- (from New Latin Santalum) + -ene

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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