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cedrene


cedrene


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cedrene  \Ce"drene\  (s[=e]"dr[=e]n),  n.  (Chem.) 
  A  rich  aromatic  oil,  {C15H24},  extracted  from  oil  of  red 
  cedar,  and  regarded  as  a  polymeric  terpene;  also  any  one  of  a 
  class  of  similar  substances,  as  the  essential  oils  of  cloves, 
  cubebs,  juniper,  etc.,  of  which  cedrene  proper  is  the  type 
  [Written  also  {cedren}.]