melissylene
Melene Mel"ene, n. [Melissic + ethylene.] (Chem.) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, {C30H60}, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax; -- called also {melissene}, and {melissylene}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Melissylene — Me*lis sy*lene, n. [Melissic + yl + ene.] (Chem.) See {Melene}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • melissylene — see melene …   Useful english dictionary

  • C30H60 — Melene Mel ene, n. [Melissic + ethylene.] (Chem.) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, {C30H60}, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax; called also {melissene}, and {melissylene}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Melene — Mel ene, n. [Melissic + ethylene.] (Chem.) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, {C30H60}, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax; called also {melissene}, and {melissylene}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • melissene — Melene Mel ene, n. [Melissic + ethylene.] (Chem.) An unsaturated hydrocarbon, {C30H60}, of the ethylene series, obtained from beeswax as a white, scaly, crystalline wax; called also {melissene}, and {melissylene}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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