/ˈstɪlbin/ (say 'stilbeen)

an aromatic alkene, C6H5.CH:CH.C6H5, used in the dyestuffs industry.
{Greek stilbein to glitter + -ene}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Stilbène — Représentation topologique du (E)et du (Z) stilbène …   Wikipédia en Français

  • STILBÈNE — Hydrocarbure de formule:C6H5 CH face=F0019略CH C6H5 Le stilbène existe sous deux formes: Le trans stilbène : Point de fusion: 124 0C Point d’ébullition: 307 0C Cristallise en prismes monocliniques. Insoluble dans l’eau, soluble dans l’éthanol,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Stilbene — may refer to:* (E) Stilbene * (Z) Stilbene …   Wikipedia

  • Stilbene — Stil bene, n. [See {Stilbite}.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon, {C14H12}, produced artificially in large, fine crystals; called also {diphenyl ethylene}, {toluylene}, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stilbene — [stil′bēn΄] n. [< Gr stilbein, to glitter + ENE] a crystalline hydrocarbon, C6H5CH:CHC6H5, used in the manufacture of dyes and as a crystal scintillation detector …   English World dictionary

  • stilbene — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek stilbein to glitter Date: circa 1868 an aromatic hydrocarbon C14H12 used as a phosphor and in making dyes; also a compound derived from stilbene …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stilbene — /stil been/, n. Chem. a colorless to slightly yellow, crystalline, water insoluble solid, C14H12, used chiefly in the manufacture of dyes (stilbene dyes). [1865 70; < Gk stilb (s. of stílbein to shine) + ENE] * * * …   Universalium

  • stilbene — 1. C6H5CH=CHC6H5; α,β diphenylethylene; an unsaturated hydrocarbon, the nucleus of stilbestrol and other synthetic estrogenic compounds. 2. A class of compounds based on s. (1). * * * stil·bene stil .bēn n …   Medical dictionary

  • stilbene — stilbenas statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₆H₅CH=CHC₆H₅ atitikmenys: angl. stilbene rus. стильбен ryšiai: sinonimas – 1,2 difeniletenas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • stilbene — noun Either of two isomeric hydrocarbons, diphenylethylene, but especially the trans isomer, used in the manufacture of dyes and many other compounds …   Wiktionary

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