diphenyl

[ dahy-fen-l, -feen-l ]
/ daɪˈfɛn l, -ˈfin l /

noun Chemistry.

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Origin of diphenyl

First recorded in 1860–65
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British Dictionary definitions for diphenyl

diphenyl
/ (daɪˈfiːnaɪl, -nɪl, -ˈfɛnɪl) /

noun

another name for biphenyl
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Medical definitions for diphenyl

diphenyl
[ dī-fĕnəl, -fēnəl ]

n.

biphenyl
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