cerotene definition

  • noun:
    • A white waxy solid obtained from Chinese wax, by the distillation of cerotin.
    • A white waxy solid obtained from Chinese wax, and by the distillation of cerotin.
    • a great hydrocarbon, C27H54, gotten because of the distillation of Chinese wax. It melts at 57–58° C.
    • A white waxy solid received from Chinese wax, and by the distillation of cerotin.
    • A white waxy solid received from Chinese wax, and by the distillation of cerotin.
    • a great hydrocarbon, C27H54, obtained by the distillation of Chinese wax. It melts at 57–58° C.
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