alkyne

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alkyne

 [al´kīn]
an aliphatic hydrocarbon containing a triple bond.

alkyne

[al′kīn]
an unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon containing at least one triple bond in the carbon chain, such as acetylene.

alkyne (alˑ·kīnˈ),

n unsaturated hydrocarbon compound that has triple covalent bonds and CnH2n−2 as the general chemical formula. This functional group is not common in components of essential oils.

alkyne

an aliphatic hydrocarbon containing a triple bond.