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hexane

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noun hex·ane \ˈhek-ˌsān\

Definition of hexane

  1. :  any of several isomeric volatile liquid alkanes C6H14 found in petroleum



Origin and Etymology of hexane

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1877


Medical Dictionary

hexane

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noun hex·ane \ˈhek-ˌsān\

Medical Definition of hexane

  1. :  any of several isomeric volatile liquid alkanes C6H14 found in petroleum




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of hexane Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about hexane


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