Thiophene
Thiophene Thi"o*phene, n. [Thio- + phenyl + -ene.] (Chem.) A sulphur hydrocarbon, {C4H4S}, analogous to furfuran and benzene, and acting as the base of a large number of substances which closely resemble the corresponding aromatic derivatives. [1913 Webster]

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  • thiophene — [thī′ə fēn΄] n. [ THIO + obs. phene, benzene < Fr phène: see PHEN ] a heterocyclic, colorless liquid, C4H4S, resembling benzene and found in coal tar …   English World dictionary

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  • thiophene — /thuy euh feen /, n. Chem. a water insoluble, colorless liquid, C4H4S, resembling benzene, occurring in crude coal tar benzene: used chiefly as a solvent and in organic synthesis. Also, thiophen /thuy euh fen /. [1880 85; THIO + phene, word final …   Universalium

  • thiophène — ● thiofène ou thiophène nom masculin Composé hétérocyclique C4H4S. Nom générique des dérivés de ce composé. (Le thiofène accompagne le benzène dans les goudrons de houille. C est un liquide bouillant à 83 °C, qui présente les réactions chimiques… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • thiophene — tiofenas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Heterociklinis junginys. formulė (CH)₄:S atitikmenys: angl. thiophene rus. тиофен …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • thiophene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary thi + phene benzene Date: 1883 a heterocyclic liquid C4H4S from coal tar that resembles benzene …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thiophene — noun Any of a class of aromatic heterocyclic compounds containing a ring of four carbon atoms and an sulphur atom; especially the simplest one, CHS …   Wiktionary

  • thiophene — The fundamental ring compound. SYN: thiofuran, thiole. * * * thio·phene thī ə .fēn also thio·phen .fen n a heterocyclic liquid C4H4S from coal tar that resembles benzene and is used chiefly in organic synthesis …   Medical dictionary

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