indene definition

  • noun:
    • A colorless natural liquid, C9H8, acquired from coal tar and used in preparing artificial resins.
    • The bicyclic hydrocarbon comprising a benzene ring fused to 1 of cyclopentadiene.
    • A colorless viscid liquid, , within coal-tar oil. It comes at 179.5–180.5° C.
    • a colorless fluid hydrocarbon extracted from petroleum or coal-tar and found in making artificial resins

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