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propene (propylene) Colourless hydrocarbon, manufactured by the thermal cracking of ethene. It is used in the manufacture of a wide range of chemicals, including vinyl and acrylic resins. Properties: m.p.−185°C (−301°F); b.p. −48°C (−54.4°F).

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pro·pyl·ene / ˈprōpəˌlēn/ • n. Chem. a gaseous hydrocarbon of the alkene series, C3H6, made by cracking alkanes.

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propylene

propylene See propene

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