noun ar·yl·ene \ˈarəˌlēn\

Definition of arylene



  1. :  a bivalent radical (as phenylene) derived from an aromatic hydrocarbon by removal of a hydrogen atom from each of two carbon atoms of the nucleus

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Origin and Etymology of arylene

International Scientific Vocabulary aryl- + -ene

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