Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A colorless liquid, , contained in coal-tar and prepared by the distillation of sodium pyrotartrate with phosphorus trisulphid. Also called β-methyl-thiophene.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Chem.) A colorless oily liquid, C4H3S.CH3, analogous to, and resembling, toluene; -- called also methyl thiophene.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun organic chemistry A colourless oily liquid, C4H3S.CH3, analogous to toluene, which it resembles; methyl thiophene.

Etymologies

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thio- +‎ toluene (with removal of u).

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