(organic chemistry) An organosilene, a molecule containing a silicon atom doubly bonded to a carbon atom.
(inorganic chemistry) A siliconanalog of alkenes containing at least one silicon-silicon double bond.
Silene Sentence Examples
oppositifolia, Silene acauhs, and ai naphalium tuteo-al bum.
This was not confined to the north but may occur on the mountains of England and Wales: Salix herbacea, Silene acaulis and Dryas octopetala will serve as examples.
Silene rubella, L.
Upon the highest summits are found Saponaria Pumilio (resembling our Silene acaulis) and varieties of Galium, Euphorbia, Astragalus, Veronica, Jurinea, Festuca, Scrophularia, Geranium, Asphodeline, Allium, Asperula; and, on the margins of the snow fields, a Taraxacum and Ranunculus demissus.
have been gathered, and on the Shickshock Mountains of Eastern Canada Silene acaulis, L., Lychnis alpina, L., Cassiope hypnoides, Don., Rhododendron laponicum, Wahl, and many others.