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cyclooctatetraene

[ sahy-kloh-ok-tuh-te-truh-een ]
/ ˌsaɪ kloʊˌɒk təˈtɛ trəˌin /
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noun Chemistry.
a colorless, flammable liquid cyclic hydrocarbon, C8H8, used in organic research.
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