santenone

noun san·te·none \ˈsantəˌnōn\

Definition of santenone

plural

-s

  1. :  a crystalline bicyclic ketone C9H14O that is the lower homolog of camphor and occurs in East Indian sandalwood oil

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Origin and Etymology of santenone

International Scientific Vocabulary santene + -one


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