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ethyne

[eth-ahyn, e-thahyn] /ˈɛθ aɪn, ɛˈθaɪn/
noun, Chemistry.
1.
Origin of ethyne
eth(yl) + -yne (variant of -ine1)
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British Dictionary definitions for ethyne

ethyne

/ˈiːθaɪn; ˈɛθaɪn/
noun
1.
another name for acetylene
Word Origin
C20: from ethyl + -ine²
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ethyne in Science
ethyne
  (ěth'īn')   
See acetylene.
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