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Alkene vs. Alkenyl

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Alkenenoun

(organic compound) An unsaturated, aliphatic hydrocarbon with one or more carbon–carbon double bonds

Alkenyladjective

(organic chemistry) Of, pertaining to, or derived from an alkene

Alkenenoun

any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon

Alkenylnoun

(organic chemistry) Any univalent radical derived from an alkene

Alkene

In chemistry, an alkene is a hydrocarbon containing a carbon–carbon double bond.Alkene is often used as synonym of olefin, that is, any hydrocarbon containing one or more double bonds. Two general types of monoalkenes are distinguished: terminal and internal.

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