Definition of Indenes
1. indene [n] - See also: indene
Medical Definition of Indenes
1. A family of fused-ring hydrocarbons isolated from coal tar that act as intermediates in various chemical reactions and are used in the production of coumarone-indene resins. (12 Dec 1998)
Lexicographical Neighbors of Indenes
Literary usage of Indenes
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Victor Von Richter's Organic Chemistry ; Or, Chemistry of the Carbon Compounds by Victor von Richter (1900)
"... are converted, like the naphthols, into chlorinated quinoline-quinones, »bid (similar to the conversion of naphthalene derivatives into indenes) are ..."
2. Victor Von Richter's Organic Chemistry; Or, Chemistry of the Carbon by Victor von Richter, Richard Anschütz, Georg Schroeter (1900)
"... are converted, like the naphthols, into chlorinated quinoline quiñones, which (similar to the conversion of naphthalene derivatives into indenes) are ..."
3. The Ancient Laws of Wales: Viewed Especially in Regard to the Light They by Hubert Lewis (1889)
"If we are right as to denes and indenes, we have to notice that in other parts of Kent districts called denes are still to he traced; and it may be that at ..."
4. A New General Biographical Dictionary by Hugh James Rose (1857)
"... but his fondness for sea overturned his father's plans, and sr a year and a hairs service the indenes were cancelled by the kindness of master, ..."
5. Coal-tar and Ammonia by Georg Lunge (1916)
"If all six possible dimethyl- indenes occur in coal-tar, the 4, 6 and 5, 7 isomer must occur in the greatest proportion. (Cf. also Ber., 1902, p. ..."