from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The hydrocarbon radical, C6H13, having valence 1.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Either of many isomeric univalent hydrocarbon radicals, C6H13, formally derived from hexane by the loss of a hydrogen atom
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A univalent organic radical, C6H13-, regarded as the essential residue of hexane, and a related series of compounds.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The hypothetical radical (C6H13) of the sixth member of the monovalent series of alcohols.
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