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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