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alkane

 [al´kān]
a saturated hydrocarbon, i.e., one that has no carbon-carbon multiple bonds.

al·kane

(al'kān),
The general term for a saturated acyclic hydrocarbon; for example, propane, butane.

alkane

/al·kane/ (al´kān) any of a class of saturated hydrocarbons with a straight or branched chain structure, of the general formula CnH2n + 2.

alkane

a saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon containing no double or triple bonds in the carbon chain, such as propane. Also called paraffin.

alkane

Any of a number of saturated aliphatic (straight-chain) hydrocarbons of the methane series (methane, ethane, propane, butane, pentane, hexane, septane, octane, nonane, decane, etc.), in which the carbons are joined to other carbons by single bonds.

al·kane

(al'kān)
The general term for a saturated acyclic hydrocarbon (e.g., propane, butane).

alkane (alˑ·kānˈ),

n water-insoluble, saturated hydrocarbon compound, with the general chemical formula CnH2n+2. Hexane (C6H14) is used in the solvent extraction or enfleurage process. See also enfleurage.

alkane

a saturated hydrocarbon, i.e. one that has no carbon-carbon multiple bonds; formerly called paraffin.
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From stearic acid,1-hexadecene (C16:1) and heptadecane (C17:0) were derived and the high production rate of Cn-2 hydrocarbons was again confirmed.
1-hexadecene (C16:1) and heptadecane (C17:0) were Cn-2 and Cn-1 radiolytic products of stearic acid respectively.
The identified hydrocarbons in all electron beam irradiated beef jerky samples at all doses included pentadecane (C15:0), 1-tetradecene (C14:1), 1,7-hexadecadiene (C16:2), 1-hexadecene (C16:1), 8-heptadecene (C17:1) and heptadecane (C17:0) (Table-4).
Stearic acid gave 1-hexadecene (C16:1) and heptadecane (C17:0) hydrocarbons by irradiation, with high synthetic rate for Cn-1 than Cn-2 hydrocarbon product.
The VOCs were quantified using externa l standards 1 -pentanal, hexanal, 2-heptanone, octanal, [alpha]-pinene, camphor, (-)-borneol, hexadecane, heptadecane, and octadecane.
Ten chemicals (hexanal, octanal, [alpha]-pinene, [beta]-pinene, limonene, borneol, naphthalene, hexadecane, heptadecane, and octadecane) were selected as the external standards in this study.
7 GC/MS Longifolene 150 to 151 at 36 mm GC/MS Hexadecane 287 GC/MS Heptadecane 301.