heptene


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heptene

[′hep‚tēn]
(organic chemistry)
C17H14 A liquid that is a mixture of isomers; boils at 189.5°C; used as an additive in lubricants, as a catalyst, and as a surface active agent. Also known as heptylene.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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