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Alkynyl group

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  • An alkynyl group is the fragment, containing an open point of attachment on a carbon atom, that would form if a hydrogen atom bonded to a triply bonded carbon is removed from the molecule of an alkyne.

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    see also alkyl group, aryl group, alkenyl group