cannabene etymology

English word cannabene comes from English -ene, English cannabis

Detailed word origin of cannabene

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ene English (eng) (organic chemistry) An aromatic hydrocarbon based on benzene.. (organic chemistry) An unsaturated hydrocarbon having at least one double bond; an alkene.. A polymer derived from an alkene. A single-atom thick two-dimensional layer of atoms.
cannabis English (eng) A mildly euphoriant or sedating, intoxicating hallucinogenic drug prepared from various parts of this plant.. A tall annual dioecious plant (Cannabis, especially Cannabis sativa), native to central Asia and having alternate, palmately divided leaves and tough bast fibers.. The purified and decarboxylated resin of the cannabis plant used for medicinal purposes rather than for any intoxicating [...]
cannabene English (eng) (organic compound) A colourless oil obtained from hemp by distillation, with the same intoxicating properties as cannabis.

Words with the same origin as cannabene

Descendants of -ene
Crimplene abietene anilinonaphthalene azylene butylene diene ethylene graphane graphene kerosene kerosenish longifolene naphthalene naphthaleneacetic acid nonethylene olibene oligoethylene glycol polyethylene polystyrene polythene sequoiene styrene triene triethylene
Descendants of cannabis
Weed Day cannabin cannabusiness cannabutter cantheism tetrahydrocannabinol