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  • n. A hydrocarbon (C13H10) obtained from the needles of the Sequoia gigantea.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A hydrocarbon (C13H10) obtained in white fluorescent crystals, in the distillation products of the needles of the California “big tree” (Sequoia gigantea).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A crystalline hydrocarbon, C13H10, found in the needles of Sequoia Washingtoniana of California.

Etymologies

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sequoia +‎ -ene

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