ethyne


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eth·yne

 (ĕth′īn′)
n.
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ethyne

(ˈiːθaɪn; ˈɛθaɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) another name for acetylene
[C20: from ethyl + -ine2]
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Noun1.ethyne - a colorless flammable gas used chiefly in welding and in organic synthesisethyne - a colorless flammable gas used chiefly in welding and in organic synthesis
aliphatic compound - organic compound that is an alkane or alkene or alkyne or their derivative
oxyacetylene - a mixture of oxygen and acetylene; used to create high temperatures for cutting or welding metals
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Ethin

ethyne

[ˈiːθaɪn] nacetilene m
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Unlike the previous mentioned cyclodehydrogenation reactions, bottom-up synthesis of dehydrogenative coupling usually produces organometallic intermediates at a relatively low temperature, for example, a successful on-surface synthesis of metalized carbyne chains by dehydrogenative coupling of ethyne molecules and copper atoms on a Cu(110) surface [19].
Ethyne gas Air flow flow Element Wavelength Bandpass rate rate Ca 422.7 nm 2.6 nm 2.6 L/min 9.4 L/min Mg 285.2 nm 2.6 nm 2 L/min 9.4 L/min Mn 279.5 nm 2.3 nm 2.3 L/min 9.4 L/min Table 4: Results of provenance experiment: averages values of 4 stable isotopes in WRT and NWRT samples.