ethylene group

noun Chemistry.
the bivalent group, −C 2 H 4 −, derived from ethylene or ethane.
Also called ethylene radical. Unabridged
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ethylene group or ethylene radical
chem the divalent group, -CH2CH2-, derived from ethylene
ethylene radical or ethylene radical

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