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Meaning of BUTYLENE

Pronunciation:  'byoot`leen

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  any of three isomeric hydrocarbons C4H8; all used in making synthetic rubbers
 

BUTYLENE is a 8 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: butene
 
 See Also: gas, isobutylene, polybutene, polybutylene

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bu"ty*lene\, n. [From {Butyl}.] (Chem.)
Any one of three metameric hydrocarbons, {C4H8}, of the
ethylene series. They are gaseous or easily liquefiable.

 

 

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