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amylene

[am-uh-leen] /ˈæm əˌlin/
noun, Chemistry
1.
any of five unsaturated isomeric hydrocarbons having the formula C 5 H 10 .
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; amyl + -ene
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amylene

/ˈæmɪˌliːn/
noun
1.
another name (no longer in technical usage) for pentene
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