amylene

[am-uh-leen]
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noun Chemistry.

any of five unsaturated isomeric hydrocarbons having the formula C5H10.

Origin of amylene

First recorded in 1855–60; amyl + -ene
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amylene

noun

another name (no longer in technical usage) for pentene
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