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Definition of "azulene" []

  • A bicyclic aromatic hydrocarbon containing a five- and a seven-membered fused ring; it is a blue, oily liquid first obtained from the essential oil of wormwood. (noun)
  • Any of its derivatives. (noun)

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Use "azulene" in a sentence
  • "I did learn that an azulene derivative sodium azulene sulfonate is thought to be effective in topically treating sore-throat from either cause, and that it's extracted from chamomile."
  • "The amount of azulene in the essential oil fluctuates between 1 and 15%."
  • "Along with organic chamomile flower, which contains azulene that helps to reduce puffiness on the skin and helps to remove impurities"