-yne

World English Dictionary
-yne
 
suffix forming nouns
denoting an organic chemical containing a triple bond: alkyne
 
[alteration of -ine²]

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-yne  
A suffix used to form the names of hydrocarbons having one or more triple bonds, as in ethyne.
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