Toluene vs Heptane - What's the difference?

toluene | heptane |


As nouns the difference between toluene and heptane

is that toluene is toluene (liquid hydrocarbon) while heptane is (organic compound) any of the nine isomers of the saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon c7h16, obtained from petroleum, especially n-heptane (ch3(ch2)5ch3).

toluene

English

Noun

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  • (organic compound) A colourless, inflammable liquid hydrocarbon, methylbenzene, CH3.C6H5, used as a solvent, in high-octane fuels and in the production of many chemical compounds.
  • Synonyms

    * methylbenzene * phenylmethane

    heptane

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (organic compound) Any of the nine isomers of the saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon C7H16, obtained from petroleum, especially n-heptane (CH3(CH2)5CH3)
  • Derived terms

    * cycloheptane

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