Cymogene
Cymogene Cy"mo*gene (s?"m?-j?n), n. (Chem.) A highly volatile liquid, condensed by cold and pressure from the first products of the distillation of petroleum; -- used for producing low temperatures. [1913 Webster]

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  • cymogene — [sī′mō jēn΄, sī′məjēn΄] n. [< CYM(ENE) + gene, var. of GEN] a flammable distillate of petroleum, consisting mainly of butane, which, when condensed, is used as a freezing mixture …   English World dictionary

  • cymogene — /suy meuh jeen /, n. Chem. a volatile, flammable petroleum distillate containing a large percentage of butane. [1885 90; CYM(ENE) + O + GENE] * * * …   Universalium

  • cymogene — n. (Chemistry) flammable liquid that evaporates easily and is condensed by cold and pressure from distillation of petroleum …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cymogene — cy·mo·gene …   English syllables

  • cymogene — ˈsīməˌjēn noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cymene + o + gene : a flammable easily condensable gaseous petroleum product consisting chiefly of normal butane …   Useful english dictionary

  • Petroleum — Pe*tro le*um, n. [NL., fr. L. petra a rock + oleum oil: cf. F. p[ e]trole. Cf. {Petrify}, and {Oil}.] Rock oil, mineral oil, or natural oil, a dark brown or greenish inflammable liquid, which, at certain points, exists in the upper strata of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Petroleum spirit — Petroleum Pe*tro le*um, n. [NL., fr. L. petra a rock + oleum oil: cf. F. p[ e]trole. Cf. {Petrify}, and {Oil}.] Rock oil, mineral oil, or natural oil, a dark brown or greenish inflammable liquid, which, at certain points, exists in the upper… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhigolene — Rhig o*lene, n. [Gr. ??? cold + L. oleum oil.] (Chem.) A mixture of volatile hydrocarbons intermediate between gsolene and cymogene. It is obtained in the purification of crude petroleum, and is used as a refregerant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Газолин — Так, называют наиболее летучие, не растворимые в воде, жидкие углеводороды, удельного веса от 0,6 до 0,68 (от 100 до 75° Боме), входящие в состав нефти и способные с большою легкостью переходить в парообразное состояние, что зависит именно от… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Газолин — Для улучшения этой статьи желательно?: Добавить иллюстрации. Проставить интервики в рамках проекта Интервики. Газолин наиболее …   Википедия

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