olefine

olefin

/ (ˈəʊlɪˌfiːn, -fɪn, ˈɒl-) /


noun
  1. other names for alkene

Origin of olefine

1
C19: from French oléfiant, ultimately from Latin oleum oil + facere to make

Derived forms of olefine

  • olefinic, adjective

Words Nearby olefine

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