Capnomor
Capnomor Cap"no*mor, n. [Gr. kapno`s smoke + mo`ra, equiv. to moi^ra part.] (Chem.) A limpid, colorless oil with a peculiar odor, obtained from beech tar. --Watts. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Capnomor — (from Greek smoke + part) is a colorless and limpid oil with a peculiar odor, extracted by distillation from beechwood tar. It was discovered in the 1830s by the German chemist Baron Karl von Reichenbach …   Wikipedia

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  • Kapnomar — Kap no*mar, n. (Chem.) See {Capnomor}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Carl Reichenbach — Carl Ludwig von Reichenbach Born Karl Ludwig Freiherr von Reichenbach February 12, 1788(1788 02 12) Stuttgart, Germany …   Wikipedia

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