adjective see terpene

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  • terpeneless — adjective Without terpene. terpeneless lemon oil …   Wiktionary

  • terpeneless — ˈtərˌpēnlə̇s adjective : free or relatively free from terpenes and especially monoterpenes usually as a result of processing (as extraction with solvents or distillation in a vacuum) terpeneless essential oils …   Useful english dictionary

  • terpeneless — ter·pene·less …   English syllables

  • terpene — terpeneless, adj. terpenic /terr pee nik/, adj. /terr peen/, n. Chem. 1. (originally) any of a class of monocyclic hydrocarbons of the formula C10H16, obtained from plants. 2. this class or any of its oxygenated derivatives, any hydrocarbon from… …   Universalium

  • terpene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary terp (from German Terpentin turpentine, from Medieval Latin terbentina) + ene more at turpentine Date: circa 1873 any of various isomeric hydrocarbons C10H16 found present in essential oils (as… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • List of additives in cigarettes — This is the list of 599 additives in cigarettes submitted to the United States Department of Health and Human Services in April 1994. It applies, as documented, only to American manufactured cigarettes intended for distribution within the United… …   Wikipedia

  • terpene — noun A very large class of naturally occurring and synthetic organic compounds formally derived from the hydrocarbon isoprene; they include many volatile compounds used in perfume and …   Wiktionary

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