Definition of Ethylene. Meaning of Ethylene. Synonyms of Ethylene

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Definition of Ethylene

Ethylene
Ethylene Eth"yl*ene (-[=e]n), n. [From Ethyl.] (Chem.) A colorless, gaseous hydrocarbon, C2H4, forming an important ingredient of illuminating gas, and also obtained by the action of concentrated sulphuric acid in alcohol. It is an unsaturated compound and combines directly with chlorine and bromine to form oily liquids (Dutch liquid), -- hence called olefiant gas. Called also ethene, elayl, and formerly, bicarbureted hydrogen.

Meaning of Ethylene from wikipedia

- Ethylene (IUPAC name: ethene) is a hydrocarbon which has the formula C 2H 4 or H2C=CH2. It is a colorless flammable gas with a faint "sweet and musky"...
- liquid. Ethylene glycol is produced from ethylene (ethene), via the intermediate ethylene oxide. Ethylene oxide reacts with water to produce ethylene glycol...
- Ethylene oxide, called oxirane by IUPAC, is an organic compound with the formula C 2H 4O. It is a cyclic ether and the simplest epoxide: a three-membered...
- chemical formula (C2H4)n. PE is usually a mixture of similar polymers of ethylene, with various values of n. It can be low density or high density: low density...
- Ethylene glycol poisoning is poisoning caused by drinking ethylene glycol. Early symptoms include intoxication, vomiting and abdominal pain. Later symptoms...
- interaction of ethylene oxide with water, ethylene glycol, or ethylene glycol oligomers. The reaction is catalyzed by acidic or basic catalysts. Ethylene glycol...
- Polyethylene terephthalate (sometimes written poly(ethylene terephthalate)), commonly abbreviated PET, PETE, or the obsolete PETP or PET-P, is the most...
- EPDM rubber (ethylene propylene diene monomer rubber) is a type of synthetic rubber that is used in many applications. EPDM is an M-Cl**** rubber under...
- Ethylene carbonate (sometimes abbreviated EC) is the organic compound with the formula (CH2O)2CO. It is cl****ified as the carbonate ester of ethylene...
- ethanol – via ethylene hydration (chemical reaction adding water) of ethylene ethylene oxide – via ethylene oxidation ethylene glycol – via ethylene oxide hydration...
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