What does -yne mean?

-yne in AZ Dictionary

(s) An unsaturated organic compound containing a triple relationship between carbon atoms: ethyne.
(s) An unsaturated hydrocarbon having one or more triple relationship; an alkyne.
(s) A polymer produced from an alkyne.

Related Sources

  • Cross Reference for "-yne"
    • -ene, -ane
53 votes

How would you define -yne?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!