nonylene etymology

English word nonylene comes from English nonane, English ethylene

Detailed word origin of nonylene

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nonane English (eng) (organic compound) Any of vary many isomeric alkanes, of general formula C9H20, having 9 carbon atoms.
ethylene English (eng) (organic chemistry) The divalent radical derived from ethane.. (organic compound) The common name for the organic chemical compound ethene. The simplest alkene, a colorless gaseous (at room temperature and pressure) hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C2H4.
nonylene English (eng) (chemistry) Any of a series of metameric unsaturated hydrocarbons, C9H18, of the ethylene series.

Words with the same origin as nonylene

Descendants of nonane
nonanal nonanone nonoic acid nonyl
Descendants of ethylene
ETFE PTFE TFE XL-ETFE ePTFE ethylenic ethylenically melene methene quartene tetrylene