benzene

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organic compound that has an alkyl group bound to a benzene ring alkylbenzene
sulfonate of alkyl benzene alkylbenzenesulfonate
hydrocarbon containing one or more benzene rings that are characteristic of the benzene series of compounds aromatic compound
hydrocarbon that contains one or more benzene rings that are characteristic of the benzene series of organic compounds aromatic hydrocarbon
toxic white soluble crystalline acidic derivative of benzene; used in manufacturing and as a disinfectant and antiseptic; poisonous if taken internally carbolic acid , hydroxybenzene , oxybenzene , phenol , phenylic acid
colorless volatile flammable liquid with an almond odor that is made from chlorine and benzene; used as a solvent and in the production of phenol and DDT and other organic compounds chlorobenzene
German chemist remembered for his discovery of the ring structure of benzene (1829-1896) Friedrich August Kekule , Friedrich August Kekule von Stradonitz , Kekule
adhesive made by dissolving unvulcanized rubber in a solvent like benzene or naphtha rubber cement
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