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amylene


amylene

noun am·y·lene \-ˌlēn\

Definition of AMYLENE

:  any of several low-boiling alkenes (as pentene) with the formula C5H10 that have anesthetic properties but are unsafe to use because of their toxicity and flammability
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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