Heptane vs Heptaene - What's the difference?

heptane | heptaene |


As nouns the difference between heptane and heptaene

is that heptane is (organic compound) any of the nine isomers of the saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon c7h16, obtained from petroleum, especially n-heptane (ch3(ch2)5ch3) while heptaene is (organic chemistry) any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon having seven double bonds.

heptane

Noun

(en noun)
  • (organic compound) Any of the nine isomers of the saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon C7H16, obtained from petroleum, especially n-heptane (CH3(CH2)5CH3)
  • Derived terms

    * cycloheptane

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    heptaene

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic chemistry) Any unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbon having seven double bonds