hexene definition

  • noun:
    • Any of several isomers of the alkene having six carbon atoms and another double-bond
    • just like hexylene.
    • A colorless, fluid, olefinic compound, CH3(CH2)3CH:CH2, which comes at 68–70° C. it's prepared from hexyl chlorid and it is homologous with ethylene. Also known as hexylene and typical butylethylene.

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