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indene

[in-deen] /ˈɪn din/
noun, Chemistry
1.
a colorless, liquid hydrocarbon, C 9 H 8 , obtained from coal tar by fractional distillation: used in synthesizing resins.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; ind- + -ene
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indene

/ˈɪndiːn/
noun
1.
a colourless liquid hydrocarbon extracted from petroleum and coal tar and used in making synthetic resins. Formula: C9H8
Word Origin
C20: from indole + -ene
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indene
  (ĭn'dēn')   
A colorless organic liquid obtained from coal tar and used in preparing synthetic resins. Chemical formula: C9H8.
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