pinene


pinene
\\ˈpīˌnēn\ noun (-s)
Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary pin- (from Latin pinus pine) + -ene — more at pine
: either of two liquid isomeric unsaturated bicyclic terpene hydrocarbons C10H16 derived from pinane and found in turpentine oils:
a. : the isomer having the ethylenic double bond as part of the ring system, occurring in many essential oils (as juniper oil and eucalyptus oil), constituting in either its dextrorotatory or levorotatory form the principal component of various turpentines, and used chiefly as a solvent and chemical intermediate (as in making camphor or terpineol) — called also alpha-pinene, 2-pinene

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  • Pinene — (Betonung auf der zweiten Silbe: Pinen ) sind Monoterpen Kohlenwasserstoffe, farblose Flüssigkeiten mit der Summenformel C10H16. Pinene sind Bestandteile ätherischer Öle. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Vertreter 2 Biosynthese 3 Eigenschaften …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pinène — ● pinène nom masculin (latin pinus, pin) Hydrocarbure monoterpénique C10H16, extrait de la résine de pin. pinène [pinɛn] n. m. ÉTYM. 1903, Rev. gén. des sc., no 4, p. 222; cf. Acide pinique, 1842; du lat. pinus « pin », et suff. ène. ❖ …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pinene —   [zu lateinisch pinus »Fichte«, »Kiefer«], Singular Pinen das, s, Bezeichnung für drei isomere, ungesättigte bizyklische Terpenkohlenwasserstoffe (α , β und δ Pinene), denen die Ringstruktur des (in der Natur nicht vorkommenden gesättigten)… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • pinene — [pī′nēn΄] n. [ PINE1 + ENE] either of two isomeric terpenes, C10H16, occurring in oil of turpentine and other essential oils: used as a solvent, in synthetic resins, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Pinene — Alpha pinène α pinène Structure de l α pinène Général Nom IUPAC trimethyl …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pinène — Alpha pinène α pinène Structure de l α pinène Général Nom IUPAC trimethyl …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pinene — Chembox new Name = Pinene ImageFile = Alpha pinen.png ImageSize = 150px ImageName = Pinene IUPACName = Pinene OtherNames = Section1 = Chembox Identifiers SMILES = CASOther = [80 56 8] (unspecified) [7785 70 8] (1 R α) [7785 26 4] (1 S α) [2437 95 …   Wikipedia

  • pinene — /puy neen/, n. Chem. a liquid terpene, C10H16, the principal constituent of oil of turpentine, found in other essential oils: used chiefly in the manufacture of camphor. [1880 85; PINE1 + ENE] * * * ▪ chemical compound       either of two… …   Universalium

  • pinene — pinenas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Terpenas. formulė C₁₀H₁₆ atitikmenys: angl. pinene rus. пинен …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • pinene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin pinus Date: 1885 either of two liquid isomeric unsaturated bicyclic terpene hydrocarbons C10H16 of which one is a major constituent of wood turpentine …   New Collegiate Dictionary