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diphenyl

[dahy-fen-l, -feen-l] /daɪˈfɛn l, -ˈfin l/
noun, Chemistry
1.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65
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British Dictionary definitions for diphenyl

diphenyl

/daɪˈfiːnaɪl; -nɪl; -ˈfɛnɪl/
noun
1.
another name for biphenyl
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diphenyl in Medicine

diphenyl di·phen·yl (dī-fěn'əl, -fē'nəl)
n.
See biphenyl.

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Encyclopedia Article for diphenyl

biphenyl

an aromatic hydrocarbon, used alone or with diphenyl ether as a heat-transfer fluid; chemical formula, C6H5C6H5. It may be isolated from coal tar; in the United States, it is manufactured on a large scale by the thermal dehydrogenation of benzene.

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