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Olefiant

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olefiant

(Science: chemistry) Forming or producing an oil; specifically, designating a colourless gaseous hydrocarbon called ethylene.

Origin: F. Olefiant, fr.L. Oleum oil _ -ficare (in comp). Cf. -Fy.