furfuran


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fur·fu·ran

 (fûr′fə-răn′, -fyə-)
n.
See furan.

furfuran

(ˈfɜːfəˌræn; ˈfɜːfjʊ-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for furan
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.furfuran - a colorless toxic flammable liquid used in the synthesis of nylon
organic compound - any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
nitrofuran - derivative of furan used to inhibit bacterial growth
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Limited Tenders are invited for 1)Furfuran 400 (Resin) Qty: 240 Kg 2)Catalyst Furfuran 004 Qty: 120 Kg
If the black coloration of these ceramics were due to carbon or even to the carbonaceous furfurans, as suggested by Rodgers (1979) for black smudges on pottery used over open fires, then it would be expected that the oxygen plasma would react with the carbonaceous matter to form C[O.