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cholanthrene

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noun chol·an·threne \kō-ˈlan-ˌthrēn\

Medical Definition of cholanthrene

  1. :  a pale yellow crystalline polycyclic carcinogenic hydrocarbon C20H14—compare methylcholanthrene


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