Benzile vs Benzine - What's the difference?

benzile | benzine |


As nouns the difference between benzile and benzine

is that benzile is (chemistry|dated) a yellowish crystalline substance, c6h5cococ6h5, formed from benzoin by the action of oxidizing agents, and consisting of a doubled benzoyl radical while benzine is .

benzile

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Noun

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  • (chemistry, dated) A yellowish crystalline substance, C6H5.CO.CO.C6H5, formed from benzoin by the action of oxidizing agents, and consisting of a doubled benzoyl radical.
  • (Webster 1913) ----

    benzine

    English

    Noun

    (en-noun)
  • benzene
  • any flammable petroleum distillate used as a solvent or fuel