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coumarone

[koo-muh-rohn] /ˈku məˌroʊn/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a colorless liquid, C 8 H 6 O 7 , derived from a naphtha distilled from coal tar: used chiefly in the synthesis of coumarone resins.
Also, cumarone.
Also called benzofuran.
Origin of coumarone
1880-1885
1880-85; < German Cumaron; see coumarin, -one
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coumarone

/ˈkuːməˌrəʊn/
noun
1.
another name for benzofuran
Word Origin
C19: from coumar(in) + -one
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