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dibenzanthracene

noun di·benz·an·thra·cene
variants: or

1,2:5,6–dibenzanthracene

\(ˌwən-ˌtü-ˌfīv-ˌsiks-)dī-ˌben-ˈzan(t)-thrə-ˌsēn\play

Medical Definition of dibenzanthracene

  1. :  an orange-brown crystalline actively carcinogenic cyclic hydrocarbon C22H14 found in trace amounts in coal tar


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