Tetrakosane
Tetrakosane Tet"ra*ko*sane`, n. [Tetra- + Gr. ? twenty.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon, {C24H50}, resembling paraffin, and like it belonging to the marsh-gas series; -- so called from having twenty-four atoms of carbon in the molecule. [1913 Webster]

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  • C24H50 — Tetrakosane Tet ra*ko*sane , n. [Tetra + Gr. ? twenty.] (Chem.) A hydrocarbon, {C24H50}, resembling paraffin, and like it belonging to the marsh gas series; so called from having twenty four atoms of carbon in the molecule. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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