chemical compound

A cyclohexene is a six-sided (hexagonal) shaped hydrocarbon ring made when carbon atoms join with hydrogen atoms.[1] It is flammable, toxic, and colourless liquid which does not dissolve in water.[2] It will, however, dissolve in alcohol.


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  2. "Cyclohexene". Academic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology. 1992. Retrieved 30 July 2011.