Definition of Camphene. Meaning of Camphene. Synonyms of Camphene

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Definition of Camphene

camphene
Terebene Ter"e*bene, n. (Chem.) A polymeric modification of terpene, obtained as a white crystalline camphorlike substance; -- called also camphene. By extension, any one of a group of related substances.
Camphene
Camphene Cam"phene, n. (Chem.) One of a series of substances C10H16, resembling camphor, regarded as modified terpenes.

Meaning of Camphene from wikipedia

- Camphene is a bicyclic organic compound. It is one of the most pervasive monoterpenes. As for other terpenes, it is insoluble in water, flammable, colorless...
- (+)-camphene synthase (EC 4.2.3.116) is an enzyme with systematic name geranyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (cyclizing, (+)-camphene-forming). This enzyme...
- (-)-alpha-pinene synthase (EC 4.2.3.119, (-)-alpha-pinene/(-)-camphene synthase, (-)-alpha-pinene cyclase) is an enzyme with systematic name geranyl-diphosphate...
- (-)-camphene synthase (EC 4.2.3.117, CS) is an enzyme with systematic name geranyl-diphosphate diphosphate-lyase (cyclizing, (-)-camphene-forming). This...
- acyclic monoterpenoid Bicyclic monoterpenes include carene, sabinene, camphene, and thujene. Camphor, borneol, eucalyptol and ascaridole are examples...
- formula C10H16, of which camphene was one. Previously, many hydrocarbons having the empirical formula C10H16 had been called "camphene", but many other hydrocarbons...
- the monoterpenes alpha- and beta-pinene, with lesser amounts of carene, camphene, dipentene, and terpinolene. The word turpentine derives (via French and...
- 670 different chemicals and is produced by reacting chlorine gas with camphene. It can be most commonly found as a yellow to amber waxy solid. Toxaphene...
- with catalysis by a strong acid, alpha-pinene readily rearranges into camphene, which in turn undergoes Wagner–Meerwein rearrangement into the isobornyl...
- molecular formula C10H16 (molar m****: 136.24 g/mol) may refer to: Adamantane Camphene Carene Limonene Myrcene Ocimene Pentamethylcyclopentadiene P****andrene...