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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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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Terpene'

  • Terpene: Terpenes (/ˈtɜrpiːn/) are a large and diverse class of organic compounds, produced by a variety of plants, particularly conifers, though also by some insects
  • Diterpene: Diterpene, a type of terpene, is an organic compound composed of four isoprene units and has the molecular formula C20H32. They derive from geranylgeranyl

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