terpinolene

noun ter·pin·o·lene \ ˌtərˈpinᵊlˌēn \

Definition of terpinolene

plural -s
:a liquid monocyclic terpene hydrocarbon C10H16 reported in a few essential oils and obtained synthetically (as in the manufacture of terpineol); 1,4(8)-para-menthadiene

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Origin and Etymology of terpinolene

International Scientific Vocabulary terpinol + -ene


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