Definitions

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  • n. Any branched-chain isomer of a straight-chain alkane

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The class-name of hydrocarbons of the paraffin series which have a branched carbon chain.

Etymologies

iso- +‎ paraffin (Wiktionary)

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