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Hexanal vs. Hexane

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Hexanalnoun

(organic compound) Any saturated aliphatic aldehyde having six carbon atoms, but especially n-hexanal

Hexanenoun

(organic compound) Any of five isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons, C6H14. They are colorless, volatile liquids.

Hexanal

Hexanal, also called hexanaldehyde or caproaldehyde is an alkyl aldehyde used in the flavor industry to produce fruity flavors. Its scent resembles freshly cut grass, like cis-3-hexenal.

Hexanenoun

Any one of five hydrocarbons, C6H14, of the paraffin series. They are colorless, volatile liquids, and are so called because the molecule has six carbon atoms.

Hexanenoun

a colorless flammable liquid alkane derived from petroleum and used as a solvent

Hexanenoun

a colourless liquid hydrocarbon of the alkane series, present in petroleum spirit.

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Hexane

Hexane () is an organic compound, a straight-chain alkane with six carbon atoms and has the molecular formula C6H14. Hexane is a significant constituent of gasoline.

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