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Alkyne

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Noun

1. acetylene, alkyne, ethyne

a colorless flammable gas used chiefly in welding and in organic synthesis

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Alkyne

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noun
a. 
any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon with a carbon–carbon triple bond
b. 
(as modifier)
alkyne series
Also called: acetylene

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Alkyne

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noun
any of a series of unsaturated open-chain hydrocarbons containing a triple bond and having the general formula CnH2n-2: these compounds are sometimes said to be in the acetylene series

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Alkyne

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n.
Any of a series of aliphatic hydrocarbons with a carbon-carbon triple bond and the general formula CnH2n-2.

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