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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.
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- n. a colorless oily liquid; the monomer for polystyrene
cinnamic + -ene, because derived from cinnamic acid. (Wiktionary)