tetrahydronaphthalene

tetrahydronaphthalene

[¦te·trə¦hī·drə′naf·thə‚lēn]
(organic chemistry)
C10H12 A colorless, oily liquid that boils at 206°C, and is miscible with organic solvents; used as an intermediate in chemical synthesis and as a solvent.
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hexandrum are reported to contain lignans such as podophyllotoxin, 4-demethylpodophyllotoxin, podophyllotoxone, podophyllotoxin glycoside, 4-demethylpodophyllotoxone, deoxypodophyllotoxin, dehydropodophyllotoxin,and other aryl tetrahydronaphthalene lignans (Singh and Shah, 1994; Wong et al.