eleoptene

noun
el·​e·​op·​tene
variants: or chiefly British elaeoptene \ ˌel-​ē-​ˈäp-​ˌtēn How to pronounce elaeoptene (audio) \

Medical Definition of eleoptene

: the liquid portion of any natural essential oil that partly solidifies in the cold — compare stearoptene

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“Eleoptene.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eleoptene. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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