menthene


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menthene

(ˈmɛnθiːn)
n
(Chemistry) a colourless liquid hydrocarbon, C10H18, obtained from menthol by dehydration
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pseudolimon essential oil whereby the main constituents were limonene (47.07%), cuminal (11.41%), eugenol (10.17%), b-pinene (5.23%), styrene glycol (3.49%), -terpinene (3.67%), 3-isobutyl-1-cyclohexene (2.57%), caryophyllene (2.04%), menthene (1.53%), a-pinene (1.01%), p-cumic aldehyde (1.47%), a- isopropylbenzyl alcohol (1.56%), caryophyllene Oxide (1.94%) and Eugenyl acetate (1.29%).
[L.sup.-2] [L.sup.-2] [L.sup.-2] [L.sup.-2] Andre da Rocha 24.95 (aA) 21.99 (aAB) 23.49 (aAB) 21.04 (aB) (CT-citral) Bom Jardim da 23.45 (abA) 18.41 (bB) 16.07 (bB) 15.41 (bB) Serra (CT-ocimene) Santa Lucia 20.91 (bA) 19.41 (abA) 18.58 (bAB) 15.99 (bB) (CT- menthene) * Different letters mean significant difference at 95% (Tukey test - p < 0.05), comparison being made between lower case letters in columns with capital letters in rows.