As nouns the difference between alkyne and ethylene
is that alkyne
is (organic chemistry) a hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon–carbon triple bond while ethylene
(organic chemistry) A hydrocarbon containing at least one carbon–carbon triple bond.
(organic compound) The common name for the organic chemical compound ethene. The simplest alkene, a colorless gaseous (at room temperature and pressure) hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C2H4.
(organic chemistry) The divalent radical derived from ethane.
* IUPAC name: ethene
* ethylene glycol
* ethylene oxide
* ethylene-vinyl acetate
* polyethylene terephthalate (ester)