nonane

noun
no·​nane | \ ˈnōˌnān, ˈnäˌ- \
plural -s

Definition of nonane

: any of several liquid isomeric paraffin hydrocarbons C9H20 especially : the normal hydrocarbon CH3(CH2)7CH3 obtained especially from petroleum

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International Scientific Vocabulary non- entry 2 + -ane

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“Nonane.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonane. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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