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pentamethylene | pentamethylenetetrazol | pentandria | pentandrian | pentandrous | pentane | pentangle | pentangular | pentanoic acid | pentapetalous | pentaphyllous

pentane

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pen=tane

CIDE DICTIONARY

pentanen. [See Penta-.].
     Any one of the three metameric hydrocarbons, C5H12, of the methane or paraffin series. They are colorless, volatile liquids, two of which occur in petroleum. So called because of the five carbon atoms in the molecule.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

pentane, n. Chem. a hydrocarbon of the alkane series.

Usage
Chem. formula: C5H12.
Etymology
Gk pente five + ALKANE

THESAURUS

pentane

alcohol, benzine, briquette, burnable, butane, carbon, charcoal, coal, coke, combustible, dope, ethane, ethanol, fireball, firing, flammable, flammable material, fuel, fuel additive, fuel dope, gas, gas carbon, gasoline, heptane, hexane, inflammable, inflammable material, isooctane, jet fuel, kerosene, methane, methanol, natural gas, octane, oil, paraffin, peat, propane, propellant, rocket fuel, turf

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