A mixture of terpenes prepared from oil of turpentine, used as an expectorant and antiseptic.
A mixture of terpenes obtained by the action of sulfuric acid on spirits of turpentine, used as an expectorant, deodorant, and inhalant.
Origin of terebene
- French térébène from térébinthe terebinth from Old French terebinte terebinth
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition