menthane


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menthane

[′men‚thān]
(organic chemistry)
C10H20 A colorless, water-insoluble liquid hydrocarbon; used in organic synthesis.
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The highly adsorbed limonene can allow the generated hydrogen to be used in the reduction of previously formed molecules of menthenes and menthadienes to form menthane.