Butylene Bu"ty*lene, n. [From {Butyl}.] 1. (Chem.) Any one of three metameric hydrocarbons, {C4H8}, of the ethylene series. They are gaseous or easily liquefiable; -- called also {butene}. [1913 Webster]

2. the hypothetical divalent radical {-(CH2)4-}; -- used in combining forms; as, butylene diamine. [PJC]

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  • butylène — [ bytilɛn ] n. m. • 1867; de butyle et suff. chim. ène ♦ Vieilli Butène. ● butylène nom masculin Radical divalent C4H8―. Synonyme vieilli de butène. ● butylène (synonymes) nom masculin Synonymes : butène …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Butylene — nennt man drei isomere, ungesättigte Kohlenwasserstoffe der Olefin oder Aethylenreihe von der Zusammensetzung C4H8 (s. Aethylen). Sie finden sich im Leuchtgas und den Produkten der trockenen Destillation kohlenstoffreicher organischer… …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Butylene — Butylene,   ältere Bezeichnung für die Butene …   Universal-Lexikon

  • butylene — [byo͞ot′ l ēn΄] n. [ BUTYL + ENE] any of four alkenes, including isobutylene, having the same formula, C4H8, but differing in properties and structure …   English World dictionary

  • butylene — butene utene n. any of three isomeric singly unsaturated hydrocarbons {C4H8}; all are used in making synthetic rubbers; called also {butylene}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Butylène — Butène Le butène (ou butylène) C4H8 est un gaz incolore et sans odeur, deux fois plus lourd que l air, soluble dans les solvants organiques polaires (hydrocarbures). Il s enflamme à 440 °C. Sommaire 1 Isoméres 2 Obtention 3 Utilisations …   Wikipédia en Français

  • butylene — /byooht l een /, Chem. n. 1. Also, butene. any of three isomeric, gaseous hydrocarbons having the formula C4H8, of the alkene series. adj. 2. containing the butylene group. [1875 80; BUTYL + ENE] * * * …   Universalium

  • butylene — 1 butenas statusas T sritis chemija formulė CH₂=CHCH₂CH₃ atitikmenys: angl. butylene; 1 butene rus. бутилен; 1 бутен ryšiai: sinonimas – butilenas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • butylene — butenai statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₄H₈ atitikmenys: angl. butene; butylene rus. бутены; бутилены ryšiai: sinonimas – butilenai …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • butylene — noun Date: 1877 any of three isomeric hydrocarbons C4H8 of the ethylene series obtained usually by cracking petroleum …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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