cycloalkane

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cy·clo·al·kane

 (sī′klō-ăl′kān)
n.
An alicyclic hydrocarbon with a saturated ring. Also called cycloparaffin.

cycloalkane

(ˌsaɪkləʊˈælkeɪn)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any saturated hydrocarbon similar to an alkane but having a cyclic molecular structure and the general formula CnH2n. Also called: cycloparaffin
Translations
cicloalcano
sykloalkaani
cycloalcane
cicloalcano
cykloalkan
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The main components of the base oil are cyclic alkanes (c-alkanes).
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To investigate this further, cyclic alkanes were used.

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