triene

noun
tri·​ene | \ ˈtrī-ˌēn How to pronounce triene (audio) \

Definition of triene

: a chemical compound containing three double bonds

First Known Use of triene

1917, in the meaning defined above

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“Triene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triene. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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