Meaning of butadiene
Pronunciation: (by"tu-dī'ēn, -dī-ēn'), [key]
— n. Chem.
- a colorless, flammable gas, CH, soluble in alcohol but not in water, usually derived from butane or butene: used chiefly in the manufacture of rubber and paint, and in organic synthesis. Also called
- butadiene (Thesaurus)