cycloalkyne

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cycloalkyne

[¦sī·klō′al‚kīn]
(organic chemistry)
A cyclic compound containing one or more triple bonds between carbon atoms.
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1,2-Dihalocycloalkenes are precursors to cycloalkynes [11, 12].
Topics include distorted saturated hydrocarbons, distorted alkenes, strained aromatic molecules, fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, and angle-strained cycloalkynes. This comprehensive review of current literature is intended for PhD students, readers interested in learning about the field, and specialists.
141 BUCHWALD SL,CHEM REV,vol 0088,page 1047,1988,cites= 35,GROUP-4 METAL-COMPLEXES OF BENZYNES, CYCLOALKYNES, ACYCLIC ALKYNES, AND ALKENES