[mi-sit-l-een, mes-i-tl-] /mɪˈsɪt lˌin, ˈmɛs ɪ tl-/

noun, Chemistry.
a colorless, liquid, aromatic hydrocarbon, C 9 H 1 2 , occurring naturally in coal tar and prepared from acetone: used chiefly as a chemical intermediate.
/mɪˈsɪtɪˌliːn; ˈmɛsɪtɪˌliːn/
a colourless liquid that occurs in crude petroleum; 1,3,5-trimethylbenzene. Formula: C6H3(CH3)3


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