Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

alkene series

noun, Chemistry.
1.
the homologous series of unsaturated, aliphatic hydrocarbons containing one double bond and having the general formula C n H 2n , as ethylene, H 2 C=CH 2 .
Also called ethylene series, olefin series.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for alkene series

Word Value for alkene

10
12
Scrabble Words With Friends