vinylidene group

[ vahy-nil-i-deen groop ]

nounChemistry.
  1. the bivalent group C2H2, derived from ethylene.

Origin of vinylidene group

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  • Also vi·nyl·i·dene rad·i·cal [vahy-nil-i-deen rad-i-kuhl] /vaɪˈnɪl ɪˌdin ˌræd ɪ kəl/ .

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