from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting an acid, a colorless compound, C8H10O2, prepared by passing the vapor of terpin over soda-lime at 400° C. It crystallizes in small needles, sublimes in plates, melts at 90° C., and boils at 250° C.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.