tetradecane

Tetradecane

Tet`ra*dec"ane\, n. [Tetra- + Gr. ? ten.] (Chem.) A light oily hydrocarbon, C14H30, of the marsh-gas series; -- so called from the fourteen carbon atoms in the molecule.
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