nonacosane

noun
non·​a·​co·​sane | \ ˌnänəˈkōˌsān\
plural -s

Definition of nonacosane

: a paraffin hydrocarbon C29H60 especially : the crystalline normal hydrocarbon CH3(CH2)27CH3

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History and Etymology for nonacosane

International Scientific Vocabulary nonacos- (from non- entry 2 + -cos- —from eicosa-) + -ane

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