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Definition of "myrcene" []

  • An olefinic natural organic compound, a hydrocarbon and monoterpene, important in perfumery. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "myrcene" in a sentence
  • "The aroma of ordinary hops is characterized by the terpene myrcene, which is also found in bay leaf and verbena, and is woody and resinous."
  • "Its fruits have a more resinous aroma thanks to myrcene, with less irritant cardanol."
  • "The main aromatic components of the gum are two terpenes, pine-like pinene and woody myrcene."