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cyclooctatetraene

[sahy-kloh-ok-tuh-te-truh-een] /ˌsaɪ kloʊˌɒk təˈtɛ trəˌin/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
a colorless, flammable liquid cyclic hydrocarbon, C 8 H 8 , used in organic research.
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