furan
also furane noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from furfural Date: 1894 a cyclic flammable liquid compound C4H4O that is obtained from wood oils of pines or made synthetically and is used especially in organic synthesis; also any of various derivatives of furan

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  • furan — FURÁN s.m. Combinaţie chimică organică lichidă, obţinută la distilarea răşinilor de conifere şi folosită ca important intermediar în sintezele de mase plastice şi de medicamente. – Din fr. furanne. Trimis de LauraGellner, 15.05.2004. Sursa: DEX… …   Dicționar Român

  • Furān — Furān, s. Furfuran …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • fùrān — m 〈G furána〉 kem. bezbojna tekućina aromatskih spojeva; furfuran …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • furan — fùrān m <G furána> DEFINICIJA kem. bezbojna tekućina aromatskih spojeva; furfuran ETIMOLOGIJA nlat. furanum …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • furan — [fyo͞o′ran΄, fyo͞o ran′; fyoor′an΄] n. [contr. < FURFURAN] a colorless, liquid heterocyclic compound, C4H4O, prepared from wood tar or furfural, and used in organic synthesis …   English World dictionary

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  • Furan — This article is about the chemical industrial compound. For the unintentional contaminant byproduct, see Polychlorinated dibenzofurans. For other uses, see Furan (disambiguation). Furan …   Wikipedia

  • Furan — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Furan Andere Namen Furfuran Divinylenox …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • furan — /fyoor an, fyoo ran /, n. a colorless, liquid, unsaturated, five membered heterocyclic compound, C4H4O, obtained from furfural: used chiefly in organic synthesis. Also called furfuran. [1890 95; aph. form of FURFURAN] * * * ▪ chemical compound… …   Universalium

  • Furan — Fu|ran 〈n. 11; unz.; Chem.〉 organ. chem. Verbindung mit heterozyklisch gebundenem Sauerstoffatom u. chloroformartigem Geruch, durch Oxidation des Furfurols gewonnen, lässt sich zu Tetrahydrofuran, einem wichtigen Lösungsmittel, hydrieren [zu lat …   Universal-Lexikon

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