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propenal

(ˈprəʊpiːnæl)
n
another name for acrolein
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Noun1.propenal - a pungent colorless unsaturated liquid aldehyde made from propenepropenal - a pungent colorless unsaturated liquid aldehyde made from propene
aldehyde - any of a class of highly reactive chemical compounds; used in making resins and dyes and organic acids
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