hexacontane

noun hex·a·con·tane \ˌheksəˈkän‧ˌtān\

Definition of hexacontane

plural

-s

  1. :  a solid paraffin hydrocarbon C60H122; especially :  the normal hydrocarbon CH3(CH2)58CH3

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Origin and Etymology of hexacontane

International Scientific Vocabulary hexacont- (from Greek hexēkonta sixty) + -ane


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