pentadiene

noun
pen·​ta·​diene | \ ¦pentə+ \

Definition of pentadiene

: any of several straight-chain liquid diolefins C5H8 especially : piperylene — compare cyclopentadiene

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History and Etymology for pentadiene

penta- + -diene

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“Pentadiene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pentadiene. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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