Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

cycloolefin

play
noun cy·clo·ole·fin \ˌsī-klō-ˈō-lə-fən\

Definition of cycloolefin

  1. :  a hydrocarbon containing a ring having one or more double bonds

cycloolefinic

play \-ˌō-lə-ˈfi-nik\ adjective


Origin and Etymology of cycloolefin

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: circa 1929


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cycloolefin? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).