Definition of Alkane series
1. Noun. A series of non-aromatic saturated hydrocarbons with the general formula CnH(2n+2).
Generic synonyms: Aliphatic Compound
Specialized synonyms: Butane, Amine, Aminoalkane, C2h6, Ethane, Heptane, Hexane, Methane
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alkane Series
Literary usage of Alkane series
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1. IPM and Biological Control of Plant Pests: Field Crops: Bibliography January by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"... of n- alkane series were only moderate to low showing highest toxic values for n-tridecane at 1/LC50, 0.39, 2.32, and 2.32 ppm and ..."