Medical Dictionary

diterpene

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noun di·ter·pene \(ˈ)dī-ˈtər-ˌpēn\

Medical Definition of diterpene

  1. :  any of a class of terpenes C20H32 containing twice as many atoms in a molecule as monoterpenes; also :  a derivative of such a terpene


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