Definition of coumarone in English:


Line breaks: cou|ma¦rone
Pronunciation: /ˈkuːmərəʊn


[mass noun] Chemistry
  • An organic compound present in coal tar, used to make thermoplastic resins for paints and varnishes.
    • A bicyclic compound with fused benzene and furan rings; chemical formula: C8H6O


late 19th century: from coumarin + -one.

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