Definition of cyclopentadiene in English:

cyclopentadiene

Syllabification: cy·clo·pen·ta·di·ene
Pronunciation: /ˌsīkləˌpentəˈdīēn, ˌsiklə-/

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noun

  • A colorless toxic liquid derived from the distillation of coal tar, insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol, and used in the manufacture of insecticides and resins.

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