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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

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).
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Their methyl ester forms along with azulene, pseudocumol and nonadecane have also been detected in the leaves of Senna surattensis.
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Compound Fushun Longkou Huadian 6 Hexadecane 119.8 13 Octadecane 169.3 16 Nonadecane 83.2 129.7 17 Eicosane 80.5 110.8 19 Heneicosane 157.1 47.1 265.1 20 Docosane 221.2 65.5 327.4 23 Tricosane 472.3 170.9 781.7 24 Tetracosane 362.8 89.6 428.4 25 Pentacosane 513.8 116.7 997.3 26 Hexacosane 485.0 198.1 663.6 27 Heptacosane 575.5 279.6 2628.1 30 Octacosane 303.5 152.8 537.8 33 Nonacosane 358.6 212.6 993.5 37 Triacontane 87.9 48.4 297.9 42 Hentriacontane 127.8 480.3 46 Dotriacontane 191.1 54 Tritriacontane 221.8 Table 4.
The major hydrocarbons were ranging from cyclopropane, 1-methyl-2-pentyl- to nonadecane with a total composition of 91.30%.