cholanthrene

noun

chol·​an·​threne kō-ˈlan-ˌthrēn How to pronounce cholanthrene (audio)
: a pale yellow crystalline polycyclic carcinogenic hydrocarbon C20H14 compare methylcholanthrene

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“Cholanthrene.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cholanthrene. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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