Sequoiene
Sequoiene Se*quoi"["e]ne, n. (Chem.) A hydrocarbon ({C13H10}) obtained in white fluorescent crystals, in the distillation products of the needles of the California ``big tree'' ({Sequoia gigantea}). [1913 Webster]

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  • C13H10 — Sequoiene Se*quoi [ e]ne, n. (Chem.) A hydrocarbon ({C13H10}) obtained in white fluorescent crystals, in the distillation products of the needles of the California big tree ({Sequoia gigantea}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sequoia gigantea — Sequoiene Se*quoi [ e]ne, n. (Chem.) A hydrocarbon ({C13H10}) obtained in white fluorescent crystals, in the distillation products of the needles of the California big tree ({Sequoia gigantea}). [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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