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phane (plural phanes)

  1. (organic chemistry) Any of several substructures of a more complex molecule.
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

phane (plural phanes)

  1. Obsolete form of fane.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for phane in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Middle EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Old English fana.

NounEdit

phane

  1. Alternative form of fane (flag, vane)

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin fānum.

NounEdit

phane

  1. Alternative form of fane (temple)