Hexane vs Acetone - What's the difference?

hexane | acetone |


As nouns the difference between hexane and acetone

is that hexane is (organic compound) any of five isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons, c6h14 they are colorless, volatile liquids while acetone is acetone.

hexane

English

Noun

  • (organic compound) Any of five isomeric aliphatic hydrocarbons, C6H14. They are colorless, volatile liquids.
  • Derived terms

    * cyclohexane

    acetone

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • (organic compound) A colourless, volatile, flammable liquid ketone, (CH3)2CO, used as a solvent.
  • Synonyms

    * propanone * propan-2-one * dimethyl ketone

    References

    * (wikipedia "acetone") ----