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

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary terpinol + -ene

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“Terpinolene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/terpinolene. Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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