Definition of Anthracene. Meaning of Anthracene. Synonyms of Anthracene

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Definition of Anthracene

Anthracene
Anthracene An"thra*cene, n. [Gr. ? coal.] (Chem.) A solid hydrocarbon, C6H4.C2H2.C6H4, which accompanies naphthalene in the last stages of the distillation of coal tar. Its chief use is in the artificial production of alizarin. [Written also anthracin.]

Meaning of Anthracene from wikipedia

- Anthracene is a solid polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) of formula C14H10, consisting of three fused benzene rings. It is a component of coal tar....
- Benz[a]anthracene or benzo[a]anthracene is a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C18H12. Benz(a)anthracene is a carcinogenic constituent...
- current industrial methods to produce 9,10-Anthraquinone: The oxidation of anthracene, a reaction that is localized at the central ring. Chromium(VI) is the...
- unsymmetrical diaryl ketone. Similarly, anthracene is formylated at the 9-position. The reaction of anthracene with N-methylformanilide, also using phosphorus...
- 9,10-Bis(phenylethynyl)anthracene (BPEA) emits green light with maximum at 486 nm 1-Chloro-9,10-bis(phenylethynyl)anthracene emits yellow-green light...
- fused benzene rings. The name 'phenanthrene' is a composite of phenyl and anthracene. In its pure form, it is found in cigarette smoke and is a known irritant...
- 7,12-Dimethylbenz[a]anthracene (DMBA) is an immunosuppressor and a powerful organ-specific laboratory carcinogen. DMBA is widely used in many research...
- 1-Chloro-9,10-bis(phenylethynyl)anthracene is a fluorescent dye used in lightsticks. It emits yellow-green light, used in 30-minute high-intensity Cyalume...
- naphthalene, having two aromatic rings, and the three-ring compounds anthracene and phenanthrene. PAHs are uncharged, non-polar molecules found in coal...
- discovered in the 1960's to explain the observation of dela**** fluorescence in anthracene derivatives. As triplet-triplet annihilation combines the energy of two...
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