benzanthracene love

Definitions

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  • n. Either of two isomeric tetracyclic aromatic hydrocarbons formed by the fusion of a benzene ring with anthracene

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Examples

  • By using a known carcinogen, dimethyl benzanthracene, the researchers also determined that mice that harbor the variant are more susceptible to an environmental challenge than those that don't.

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

  • However, because of its lower combustibility it contains 50% more carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons including naphthalene, benzanthracene, and benzopyrene, than tobacco smoke. "

    Impact Lab

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