- phenarsazine chloride,
- phenethyl alcohol,
Origin of phene
Examples from the Web for phene
He sees that Phene's soul is, like a butterfly, half-loosed from its chrysalis, and ready for flight.The Poetry Of Robert Browning|Stopford A. Brooke
Nor should these be given Phene to hand Jules, for so Lutwyche would lose the delicious actual instant of the revelation.
He had brought a book, and by-and-by opened at the part commencing, "Do not die, Phene."
Phene will speak more when Jules and she are in their isle together—but never will she speak much: she is silence.
Jules, the sculptor, will wed his Phene to-day: nothing can disturb their happiness, their sunbeams are in their own breasts.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
as an element in names of chemicals derived from benzene, from French phène, proposed 1836 by French scientist Auguste Laurent as an alternative name for "benzene" because it had been found in coal tar, a byproduct of the manufacture of "illuminating gas," from Greek phainein "to bring to light," (see phantasm). Related: Phenyl (radical which forms the basis of derivatives of benzene); pheno- (comb. form).