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alkene

 [al´kēn]
an aliphatic hydrocarbon containing a double bond.
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al·kene

(al'kēn),
An acyclic hydrocarbon containing one or more carbon-carbon double bonds; for example, ethene, propene.
Synonym(s): olefin
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

al·kene

(al'kēn)
An acyclic hydrocarbon containing one or more double bonds; e.g., ethene, propene.
Synonym(s): olefin.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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