Cubane vs Cabane - What's the difference?

cubane | cabane |


As nouns the difference between cubane and cabane

is that cubane is (organic compound) one of the platonic hydrocarbons, c8h8, having the carbon atoms placed at the vertices of a cube while cabane is (aviation) the tripod, pylon, or struts usually at the centre-section of a biplane or high-winged monoplane.

cubane

English

(wikipedia cubane)

Noun

(-)
  • (organic compound) One of the Platonic hydrocarbons, C8H8, having the carbon atoms placed at the vertices of a cube.
  • Derived terms

    * octanitrocubane

    See also

    * dodecahedrane ----

    cabane

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (aviation) The tripod, pylon, or struts usually at the centre-section of a biplane or high-winged monoplane.
  • References

    * The Spotters Glossary ----