alkane definition

  • noun:
    • Any person in the alkane show.
    • any one of concentrated hydrocarbons including methane, ethane and substances with lengthy carbon sequence referred to as paraffins etc., having a chemical formula of kind CnH2n+2.
    • a non-aromatic concentrated acyclic hydrocarbon using the general formula CnH(2n+2). A part of this alkane series.
    • A hydrocarbon, CnH2n+2, of this marsh-gas or methane show: official name.
    • a series of non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbons using the general formula CnH(2n+2)

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