How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"ene" is from "ene" (origin or source) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A word ending that indicates an unsaturated organic compound. Created by people to expand meaning of words. Can be added to the end of many words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Benzene is used in the manufacture of a large number of chemicals that contribute to the production of plastics.|
|As they approach maturity, many fruits release ethylene.|