Definitions

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  • n. styrene

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Styrene (which was formerly called cinnamene because obtained from cinnamic acid). See styrene.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hydrocarbon (C8H8) produced by the polymerization of acetylene, and from benzene and other hydrocarbons at high temperatures.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a colorless oily liquid; the monomer for polystyrene

Etymologies

cinnamic +‎ -ene, because derived from cinnamic acid. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • The first, which came over between 143° and 145°, and which amounted to 80 per cent. of the whole, consisted of pure cinnamene or styrolene (C_ H_ .

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 620, November 19,1887

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