Xylene vs. Benzene

Xylene vs. Benzene — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Xylene and Benzene

Xylenenoun

(chemistry) Any of a group of three isomeric aromatic hydrocarbons, found in coal and wood tar.

Benzenenoun

(organic compound) An aromatic hydrocarbon of formula C6H6 whose structure consists of a ring of alternate single and double bonds.

Xylenenoun

a colorless flammable volatile liquid hydrocarbon used as a solvent

Benzenenoun

Sometimes used in place of the phenyl group.

Benzenenoun

a colorless liquid hydrocarbon; highly inflammable; carcinogenic; the simplest of the aromatic compounds

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