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naphthene

División en sílabas: naph·thene
Pronunciación: /ˈnafTHēn, nap-
 
/

Definición de naphthene en inglés:

sustantivo

Chemistry
Any of a group of cyclic aliphatic hydrocarbons (e.g., cyclohexane) obtained from petroleum.
Example sentences
  • Most horticultural oils contain naphthene and paraffin compounds.
  • Since ethylenediamine is very polar, naphthenes are preferentially permeated to the solvent side.
  • Oils high in naphthene also contain more impurities such as phytotoxic aromatic and unsaturated hydrocarbons.

Derivados

naphthenic

1
Pronunciación: /nafˈTHēnik, nap-, -THenik/
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • These are complex mixtures of paraffinic, aromatics and naphthenic hydrocarbon type molecules, ranging in carbon number from 14 to 40 +.
  • The results given in Figure 3 show that the oil separation is lower for the naphthenic based grease.
  • The different factors responsible for naphthenic corrosion as well as the ways of fighting it are reviewed.

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