propane


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pro·pane

(prō'pān),
The 3-carbon member of the alkane series of hydrocarbons.

pro·pane

(prō'pān)
One of the alkane series of hydrocarbons.

propane

(prō′pān)
An inflammable odorless, colorless hydrocarbon, C3H8, that is present in natural gas.
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They told us that converting to propane is inconvenient, that conversion shops and propane-fueling stations were too few and far between," said Curtis Donaldson, coordinator of liquefied petroleum gas development at Conoco.