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Any of various liquid isomers, C10H22, of the alkane series.


(Elements & Compounds) a liquid alkane hydrocarbon existing in several isomeric forms. Formula: C10H22
[C19: from deca- + -ane]


(ˈdɛk eɪn)

a hydrocarbon, C10H22, of the methane series, occurring in several isomeric forms.
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During the initial ignition development, the fuel was doped with decane to increase the cetane number to c.
Category Main components Aromatic hydrocarbons Ethylbenzene, 1,3-dimethyl benzene, 1-methylene lH-indene, butylated hydroxy toluene, 1-methylnaphthalene, 2-methylnaphthalene Alkanes Undecane, dodecane, tridecane, tetradecane, pentadecane, hexadecane, 2,6,10-trimethyl dodecyl, 4-(prop-2 loxypropangl)octane, 2,6-dimethyl decane Alkenes 2-Propenylidene cyclobutene, cedrene, Seychelles alkene Aldehydes and ketones Hexanal, nonanal, benzaldehyde, acetophenone, undecanal Esters Butyl butyrate, 3-methyl heptanol acetate, 2 acrylic acid 2 ethylhexyl ester, oxalic acid acrylate Others TV-butyl ether
Potassium nitrate crystallization from microemulsions of Tergitol NP-4 and AOT in decane.
The laboratory tests were carried out by means of a permeameter changing the negative temperatures and using various configurations of filtrate: water, various concentrations of NaCl solution, bentonite and traped decane (Enssle et al.
Any decane that may have remained in the acetone fraction was removed by extracting it three times with hexane.
The organic nanocrystals were suspended in decane solvent obtained from Sigma Aldrich (No 457116) and used without further purification.
Preliminary trials of bistrimethylammonium decane and pentane diiodide (C10 and C5) in man.
In the natural gas industry, heavy HC liquids such as nonane, decane and heavier are used to extract light HCs from non-HCs in a gas stream.
The breakthrough, which was published in the journal Nature Chemistry, came after the Cardiff team fed a gas mixture of decane and oxygen through a mixed-metal catalyst - which changes the rate of a chemical reaction.