cyclohexane


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cy·clo·hex·ane

 (sī′klō-hĕk′sān′)
n.
A flammable, colorless, mobile liquid cycloalkane, C6H12, obtained from petroleum and benzene and used in the manufacture of nylon and as a solvent, a paint remover, and a varnish remover.

cyclohexane

(ˌsaɪkləʊˈhɛkseɪn; ˌsɪk-)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a colourless insoluble flammable liquid cycloalkane with a pungent odour, made by hydrogenation of benzene and used as a paint remover and solvent. Formula: C6H12

cy•clo•hex•ane

(ˌsaɪ kləˈhɛk seɪn, ˌsɪk lə-)

n.
a colorless, pungent, flammable liquid, C6H12, used chiefly as a solvent.
[1920–25]
Translations
ciclohexà
Cyclohexan
cyclohexane
ciklohexán
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