What does olefin mean?

Definitions for olefinˈoʊ lə fɪn; ˈoʊ lə fɪn, -ˌfin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alkene, olefine, olefin(noun)

    any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon


  1. olefin(Noun)

    Any of a class of unsaturated open-chain hydrocarbons such as ethylene; an alkene with only one carbon-carbon double bond.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of olefin in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of olefin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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