n-tridecane

n-tridecane

[¦en trī′de‚kān]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)11CH3 A combustible liquid; soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water; boils at 226°C; used as a distillation chaser and chemical intermediate.
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Bis (2-ethylhexyl) 1, 2-benzene dicarboxylate (10), [29, 30], n-tetradecanoic acid (43) [31], n-hexadecane (54), n-tridecane (51), n-eicosane (57) [32], were reported to have anticancer activity.