dodecane

noun do·de·cane \ˈdōdəˌkān\

Definition of dodecane

plural

-s

  1. :  any of the oily paraffin hydrocarbons having the formula C12H26; especially :  the normal isomer CH3(CH2)10CH3 occurring in some petroleums

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Origin and Etymology of dodecane

International Scientific Vocabulary dodeca- + -ane


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