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[fen-l-een, feen-] /ˈfɛn lˌin, ˈfin-/

adjective, Chemistry.
containing a .
(fěn’ə-lēn’, fē’nə-)
The radical C6H4, derived from benzene by removal of two hydrogen atoms.


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