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Either of two volatile isomeric terpene liquids, C10H16, which are the major constituents of turpentine and are used as solvents and in making resins.
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(Elements & Compounds) either of two isomeric terpenes, found in many essential oils and constituting the main part of oil of turpentine. The commonest structural isomer (α-pinene) is used in the manufacture of camphor, solvents, plastics, and insecticides. Formula: C10H16
[C20: from pine1 + -ene]
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(ˈpaɪ nin)

a liquid terpene, C10H16, the principal constituent of oil of turpentine, used chiefly in the manufacture of camphor.
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Caraway contains carvone, limonene, pinene, phellandrene; the minerals, iron, sodium, potassium, phosphorus, zinc, calcium and magnesium.
The polymer backbone is selected from at least one of dicyclopentadiene (DCPD)-based polymers, cyclopentadiene (CPD)-based polymers, DCPD-styrene copolymers, C5 homopolymers and copolymer resins, C5-styrene copolymer resins, terpene homopolymer or copolymer resins, pinene homopolymer or copolymer resins, [C.sub.9] homopolymers and copolymer resins, [C.sub.5]/[C.sub.9] copolymer resins, alpha-methylstyrene homopolymer or copolymer resins, and combinations thereof.
The researchers studied different organic phases (limonene, pinene, ethyl isovalerate, ethyl butyrate, hexanal and cyclopentanone) and one aqueous phase (0.1 M acetate buffer at pH 5.5).
The copolymers of IDA with RBO showed slightly better reduction in COF values compared to the copolymers of peanut oil whereas the copolymer with [beta] pinene showed lowest among them.
bourgei; Pinene (24.40%), [alpha]-Cedrene (31.15%) and [alpha]-Curcumene (13.92%) have been determined in lower elevation and also [alpha]-Pinene (23.29%), [alpha]-Cedrene (25.87%) and [alpha]-Curcumene (7.91%) have been determined in upper elevation for Phlomis grandiflora var.
As can be seen in Figure 3, extraction efficiency of the VOCs increased 1.5-fold for the two pinene types and eucalyptol while those of terpineol and terpinyl acetate increased about 2.5 to 4.5 at 65[degrees]C compared to the 20[degrees]C (room temperature).
In order to do it, they turned to the chemical called pinene that gives pine trees their delicious smell.
Washington, March 27 ( ANI ): Researchers have engineered a bacterium to synthesize pinene, a hydrocarbon produced by trees that could potentially replace high-energy fuels, such as JP-10, in missiles and other aerospace applications.
Recent reports investigating chemical composition of Blepharocalyx salicifolius EOs by GC-MS analysis have already found several constituents, such as 1,8-cineole, linalool, [beta]-caryophyllene [9], [beta]-pinene, limonene [10, 11], myrcene, [alpha]-pinene [11], spathulenol, and pinene [10].
in Vitro Antioxidant properties, with reduced lipid peroxidation as a consequence of application of extract and monoterpenoids ([alpha] and [beta] pinene, geraniol, 1,8-cineol and thujone).