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[oh-luh-fin] /ˈoʊ lə fɪn/

noun, Chemistry.
any member of the alkene series.
/ˈəʊlɪˌfiːn; -fɪn; ˈɒl-/
other names for alkene

olefin o·le·fin (ō’lə-fĭn)
Any of a group of unsaturated open chain hydrocarbons possessing one or more double bonds, the simplest of which is ethylene.
See alkene.


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