terpene hydrochloride

terpene hydrochloride

[′tər‚pēn ¦hī·drə′klȯr‚īd]
(organic chemistry)
C10H16·HCl A solid, water-insoluble material melting at 125°C; used as an antiseptic. Also known as artificial camphor; dipentene hydrochloride; pinene hydrochloride; turpentine camphor.
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