elaeoptene definition

  • noun:
    • The more liquid or volatile portion of specific oily substances, as distinguished from stearoptene, the greater amount of solid components.
    • The greater amount of fluid or volatile portion of certain oily compound, as distinguished from stearoptene, the greater amount of solid components.
    • The liquid part of volatile oils, as distinguished from the cement or crystallizable part, called stearoptene (which see). In addition elaopten, oleoptene.
    • The greater liquid or volatile percentage of particular oily substances, as distinguished from stearoptene, the more solid components.
    • The greater liquid or volatile portion of particular greasy material, as distinguished from stearoptene, the greater solid components.
    • The liquid part of volatile essential oils, as distinguished through the cement or crystallizable section, known as stearoptene (which see). Also elaopten, oleoptene.
    • The greater fluid or volatile percentage of particular oily substances, as distinguished from stearoptene, the greater amount of solid parts.
    • The greater amount of liquid or volatile portion of certain oily substance, as distinguished from stearoptene, the greater solid parts.
    • The fluid part of volatile oils, as distinguished from cement or crystallizable part, called stearoptene (which see). In addition elaopten, oleoptene.

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