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methylidyne

(CH, C-H, [CH], carbyne, hydridocarbon, methyladyne)
(compound of one carbon and one hydrogen atom)

Methylidyne (CH) is a compound of one carbon and one hydrogen atom. It is highly reactive, but exists in gas form in the interstellar medium, and can be identified through spectroscopy.

A CH star is a star with strong CH-absorption bands, often in binary stars.


(carbon,hydrogen,compound,chemistry)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methylidyne_radical

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