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cymogene

[sahy-muh-jeen] /ˈsaɪ məˌdʒin/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a volatile, flammable petroleum distillate containing a large percentage of butane.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; cym(ene) + -o- + -gene
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cymogene

/ˈsaɪməˌdʒiːn/
noun
1.
(US) a mixture of volatile flammable hydrocarbons, mainly butane, obtained in the distillation of petroleum
Word Origin
C19: from cymene + -gene
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