noun[mass noun] Chemistry
- A colourless liquid hydrocarbon of the alkane series, present in petroleum spirit.
More example sentences
- Chemical formula: C9H20; many isomers, especially the straight-chain isomer ( n-nonane)
- This guideline summarizes pertinent information about nonane for workers and employers as well as for physicians, industrial hygienists, and other occupational safety and health professionals who may need such information to conduct effective occupational safety and health programs.
More definitions of nonaneDefinition of nonane in:
- The US English dictionary