Terpene

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Terpene Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • an unsaturated hydrocarbon obtained from plants

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  • an unsaturated hydrocarbon obtained from plants

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  • Terpene: Terpenes. (ˈ | t | ɜr | p | iː | n TUR | peen some insects such as termites or swallowtail butterflies, which emit terpenes from their osmeteria . ...
  • Terpene synthase N terminal domain: In molecular biology, this protein domain belongs to the terpene synthase family (TPS). Its role is to synthesize terpenes which are ...
  • Terpene synthase C terminal domain: In molecular biology, this protein domain belongs to the terpene synthase family (TPS). Its role is to synthesize terpenes which are ...
  • Triterpene: Triterpenes are terpene s consisting of six isoprene units and have the molecular formula C 30 H 48. The pentacyclic triterpenes can be ...

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