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    • some of a few open chain hydrocarbons with…
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alkyne definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few open chain hydrocarbons with a carbon-carbon triple relationship and also the general formula CnH2n-2.
    • A hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon–carbon triple relationship.
    • a colorless combustible fuel used chiefly in welding plus in organic synthesis
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