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ethane
American English: /ˈɛθˌeɪn/
British English: /ˈiːθeɪn/
, /ˈɛθeɪn/

Translation of ethane in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • Example sentences
    • It consists mainly of methane, the simplest hydrocarbon, as well as small amounts of heavier, more complex hydrocarbons such as ethane, butane and propane.
    • The gas component may be ethane, propane, butane, carbon dioxide, or hydrogen sulphide, but is most commonly methane.
    • Some familiar examples include methane, ethane, propane, and kerosene.
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