tricosane


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tricosane

[′trī·kə‚sān]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)21CH3 Combustible, glittering crystals; soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water; melts at 48°C; used as a chemical intermediate.
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The presence of tricosane in pigeon pea, hexadecane and octacosane in marigold and octacosane in tomato was presumably responsible for the differential response (Madhu et al.
damascenone, trans-,-ionone, 6,10,14- trimethyl-2-pentadecanone, docosane, tricosane, tetracosane, hexacosane, heptacosane, octacosane, squalene, nonacosane, triacontane and hentriacontane were common chemical constituents of essential oils.