from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A hydrocarbon, C26H54, resembling paraffine; -- so called because each molecule has twenty-six atoms of carbon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See hexaicosane.
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