elaeoptene

elaeoptene

[el-ee-op-teen]
noun Chemistry.
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elaeoptene (ˌɛlɪˈɒptiːn)
 
n
a variant spelling of eleoptene

eleoptene or elaeoptene (ˌɛlɪˈɒptiːn)
 
n
the liquid part of a volatile oil
 
[C20: from Greek elaion oil + ptēnos having wings, volatile; related to Greek petesthai to fly]
 
elaeoptene or elaeoptene
 
n
 
[C20: from Greek elaion oil + ptēnos having wings, volatile; related to Greek petesthai to fly]

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