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  1. dodecanenoun

    Any of very many isomers of the alkane having twelve carbon atoms, but especially n-dodecane that is used as a solvent and is present in Diesel fuel.

Wikipedia

  1. Dodecane

    Dodecane (also known as dihexyl, bihexyl, adakane 12, or duodecane) is an oily liquid n-alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula C12H26 (which has 355 isomers). It is used as a solvent, distillation chaser, and scintillator component. It is used as a diluent for tributyl phosphate (TBP) in nuclear reprocessing plants.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dodecanenoun

    any one of a group of thick oily hydrocarbons, C12H26, of the paraffin series

  2. Etymology: [Gr. twelve.]

Wikidata

  1. Dodecane

    Dodecane is a liquid alkane hydrocarbon with the chemical formula CH3(CH2)10CH3, an oily liquid of the paraffin series. It has 355 isomers. It is used as a solvent, distillation chaser, scintillator component. Moreover it is used as a diluent for tributyl phosphate in plants reprocessing.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dodecane in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dodecane in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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