heptacosane


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heptacosane

[hep′täk·ə‚sān or ‚hep·tə′kō‚sān]
(organic chemistry)
C27H56 A hydrocarbon; water-insoluble crystals melting at 60°C and boiling at 270°C (at 15 mmHg); soluble in alcohol; found in beeswax.