Definition of "n-hexane" []

  • (noun) The saturated aliphatic hydrocarbon (CH3(CH2)4CH3).

Use "n-hexane" in a sentence

  • "Wintek has said it used hexyl hydride, also called n-hexane, from May 2008 to August 2009, but stopped after discovering it was making workers ill."
  • "China, has said it used hexyl hydride, also called n-hexane, from May 2008 to August 2009, but stopped after discovering it was making workers ill."
  • "Apple's reticence was heavily criticised last May, when at least 62 workers fell sick after inhaling n-hexane used to clean touch screens at a Wintek electronics factory in Suzhou."

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