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terebinthinate

[ter-uh-bin-thuh-neyt]
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  1. of, relating to, or resembling turpentine.

Origin of terebinthinate

First recorded in 1670–80; terebinthine + -ate1
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Historical Examples

  • By age it deposits a crystalline stearoptene, and acquires a terebinthinate odour.

    Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II

    Arnold Cooley


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