kogasin

noun ko·gas·in \kōˈgasə̇n, ˈkōˌg-\

Definition of kogasin

plural

-s

  1. :  a liquid mixture of saturated and unsaturated aliphatic hydrocarbons made by reaction of carbon monoxide and hydrogen in the Fischer-Tropsch process

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Origin and Etymology of kogasin

German, from ko- (from koks coke, irregular from English coke) + gas (from New Latin) + -in (from benzin benzine, gasoline)


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