Dictionary

diene

noun di·ene \ˈdī-ˌēn\

Definition of DIENE

:  a compound containing two double bonds between carbon atoms

Origin of DIENE

di- + -ene
First Known Use: 1917

Browse

3 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: diene synthesisPrevious Word in the Dictionary: diencephalonAll Words Near: diene
May 26, 2015
sacrilegious Hear it
grossly irreverent
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears