ane

adjective or noun or pronoun \ ˈān \

Definition of ane

chiefly Scotland
:one

First Known Use of ane

before 12th century


-ane

noun suffix

Definition of -ane

1 :3-an 1
  • furane
2 :saturated hydrocarbon
  • alkane
  • methane

Origin and Etymology of -ane

International Scientific Vocabulary -an, -ane, alteration of -ene, -ine, & -one


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