decatetraene etymology

English word decatetraene comes from English deca-, English tetraene

Detailed word origin of decatetraene

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
deca- English (eng) In the International System of Units and other metric systems of units, multiplying the unit to which it is attached by 10. Symbol: da. Ten.
tetraene English (eng) (organic chemistry, especially in combination) Any compound having four carbon-carbon double bonds.
decatetraene English (eng) (organic compound) Any of several isomeric unsaturated alkenes having ten carbon atoms and four double bonds.

Words with the same origin as decatetraene

Descendants of deca-
dakat decaborane decacarbonyl decachlorobiphenyl decacyclic decagon decagram decahedron decahistidine decahydrate decakatal decalogy decamer decamillennial decamillionaire decangular decanormal decare decastyle decasyllabic decathlon decillion tetradecahedron tetraphosphorus decasulfide