triolefin

noun
tri·​olefin | \ (ˈ)trī+ \

Definition of triolefin

: any of a series of hydrocarbons having the general formula CnH2n –4 and containing three double bonds

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tri- + olefin

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“Triolefin.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triolefin. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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