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See butene.


(Elements & Compounds) another name for butene


(ˈbyut lˌin)

also butene

any of three isomeric gaseous alkenes having the formula C4H8.
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Noun1.butylene - any of three isomeric hydrocarbons C4H8; all used in making synthetic rubbers
isobutylene - used also in making gasoline components
polybutene, polybutylene - a polymer of butylene; used in lubricants and synthetic rubber
gas - a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely
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