noun tet·ra·decane \"+\

Definition of tetradecane

  1. :  a paraffin hydrocarbon C14H30; especially :  the normal liquid hydrocarbon CH3(CH2)12CH3 that is a liquid of high boiling point and freezes at 5° C

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Origin and Etymology of tetradecane

International Scientific Vocabulary tetra- + decane

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to cast off or become cast off

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