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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A colorless odorless alkane gas used as fuel.

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  • The methyl cation so obtained then attacks a new molecule of methane and protonated ethane is formed.
  • One day I discovered that one could get the barrier to internal rotation in ethane approximately right using this method.
  • The compounds Miller studied are bisphosphonates known as ethane-1-hydroxy-1,
  • But there is no longer a local market for ethane, which is used to make polyethylene for shopping bags and other plastic products. for more
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