octyne

noun
oc·​tyne
variants: or less commonly octine \ˈäkˌtīn \
plural -s

Definition of octyne 

: any of four straight-chain hydrocarbons C8H14 of the acetylene series

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History and Etymology for octyne

International Scientific Vocabulary octa- + -yne or -ine

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