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noun, Chemistry.
noun, Chemistry.
the homologous series of unsaturated, aliphatic hydrocarbons containing one double bond and having the general formula C n H 2n , as ethylene, H 2 C=CH 2 .
(chem) the homologous series of unsaturated hydrocarbons that contain one double bond and have the general formula, CnH2n; alkene series
ethylene series
The alkene series. See under alkene.


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