Alkyne vs Disiamylborane - What's the difference?

alkyne | disiamylborane |


As nouns the difference between alkyne and disiamylborane

is that alkyne is (organic chemistry) a hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon–carbon triple bond while disiamylborane is (organic compound) the organic borane bis(1,2-dimethylpropyl)borane that is used to synthesize aldehydes from alkynes.

alkyne

English

(wikipedia alkyne)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) A hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon–carbon triple bond.
  • See also

    * -yne * acetylene * alkene * alkane

    disiamylborane

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia disiamylborane) (en noun)
  • (organic compound) The organic borane bis(1,2-dimethylpropyl)borane that is used to synthesize aldehydes from alkynes