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Any of various liquid isomers, C10H22, of the alkane series.
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(Elements & Compounds) a liquid alkane hydrocarbon existing in several isomeric forms. Formula: C10H22
[C19: from deca- + -ane]
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(ˈdɛk eɪn)

a hydrocarbon, C10H22, of the methane series, occurring in several isomeric forms.
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For instance, the very polar water molecule ([H.sub.2]O) is much smaller than the nonpolar decane ([C.sub.10][H.sub.22]) molecule, but its dynamic viscosity at 293.15 K and 0.1 MPa is 1.0016 mPas while that of decane is 0.91348 mPas [15].The visualization of molecular charge distributions is a unique benefit of molecular mechanics and quantum chemical calculations that is not available with other molecular modeling methods.
Each saturated hydrocarbon is formed together with several unsaturated compounds containing the same number of carbon atoms, such as decane and isomers of decene.
This compound is a dark blue solid that is commercially available in the form of small crystals that can be dissolved in anisole, decane, toluene, and so on.
Each of those is filled with a single conductive, transparent liquid droplet (here ionic water) surrounded by an opaque, nonconductive liquid (here blackened decane).
The transparent water droplet (with 0.1 weight-% NaCl dissolved) is embedded in an oil, which is (blackened) decane [46].
Voisin, "High pressure oxidation of normal decane and kerosene in dilute conditions from low to high temperature," Chemistry Physics, vol.
Gomez, "Application of the ionic liquid tributylmethylammonium bis (trifluoromethylsulfonyl)imide as solvent for the extraction of benzene from octane and decane at T = 298.15 k and atmospheric pressure," Fluid Phase Equilibria, vol.
RT Number (min) Name of compounds 1 15.95 Octane, 2,4,6-trimethyl 2 19.84 1,2-Bis(benzoyloxy) benzene 3 29.97 Eicosane 4 23.51 Decane, 3-ethyl-3-methyl 5 24.07 Octane, 5-ethyl-2-methyl 6 31.01 Hexacosane 7 31.52 Phenol, 2,4-bis(1,1-dimethylethyl) 8 36.85 Heptadecane 9 40.06 Naphthalene, 2,7-dimethyl 10 44.33 Hexadecanoic acid, ethyl Molecular Area Number formula (%) 1 [C.sub.19][H.sub.40] 2.78 2 [C.sub.20][H.sub.18][O.sub.2] 2.81 3 [C.sub.20][H.sub.42] 1.71 4 [C.sub.18][H.sub.38] 1.98 5 [C.sub.19][H.sub.40] 2.54 6 [C.sub.26][H.sub.54] 2.46 7 [C.sub.14][H.sub.22]O 2.90 8 [C.sub.17][H.sub.36] 3.17 9 [C.sub.13][H.sub.23N][O.sub.4] 4.11 10 [C.sub.18][H.sub.36][O.sub.2] 1.67 ester
Sample AAra (g) AMPSNa (g) VP (g) Water (g) F1 8.87 39.58 6.92 44.67 F3 F5 F7 Sample Water (g) Decane (g) Tw85 (g) F1 44.67 51.67 15 F3 F5 F7 Sample Initiator/catalyzer T ([degrees]C) Yield % F1 APS 60 89 F3 APS/TEMED 30 60 F5 DCP 60 89 F7 DCP/BisNa 30 60 TABLE 3.
Li, "Thermal pyrolysis of decane and xylene under supercritical pressure conditions," Acta Physico-Chimica Sinica, vol.
Potassium nitrate crystallization from microemulsions of Tergitol NP-4 and AOT in decane. Russian Chemical Bulletin, 63(8), 1734-1739.