pine terpene

pine terpene

[¦pīn ′tər‚pēn]
(materials)
Any terpene in the essential oils obtained from various Pinus species.
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Seasonal variation of southern pine terpenes. Forest Prod J.
She notes that pine terpenes are strong degreasers and this links the sense of smell to function.