Ethene



[eth-een] /ˈɛθ in/

noun, Chemistry.
1.
(def 2).
/ˈɛθiːn/
noun
1.
the technical name for ethylene

ethene eth·ene (ěth’ēn’)
n.
See ethylene.
ethene
(ěth’ēn’)
See ethylene.

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