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Definition of the noun alkylbenzene

What does alkylbenzene mean as a name of something?


  1. organic compound that has an alkyl group bound to a benzene ring
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic term: organic compound = any compound of carbon and another element or a radical
    • more specific words: methylbenzene / toluene = a colorless flammable liquid obtained from petroleum or coal tar

Alternative definition of the noun alkylbenzene


  1. [organic chemistry] Any hydrocarbon formally derived from benzene by replacing one or more hydrogen atoms with alkyl groups

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Google previewAnionic Surfactants (1995)

Organic Chemistry by Helmut W. Stache

The isolated alkylbenzene is a mixture of secondary alkylbenzenes. Under normal alkylation conditions primary alkylbenzenes are not formed. The alkylation is carried out in a cascade consisting of three reactors (R1-R3) in the presence of ...

Google previewChemical Composition of Everyday Products (2005)

by John Toedt, Darrell Koza, Kathleen Van Cleef-Toedt

Alkylbenzene is a product of the petroleum industry and is made by the condensation of an a-olefin with benzene. By treating this insoluble material through a process called sulfonation (adding an excess of sulfuric acid), it is converted to the ...

Google previewChemical Tradename Dictionary (1997)

by Michael Ash, Irene Ash

Alkylbenzene sulfonate; detergent Nissan New Royal P. [ Nippon Oils & Fats] Nonionic/cationic blend; dry- cleaning soap for perchlorethy lene type solvent. Nissan Nonion. [Nippon Oils & Fats] Ethoxylated ethers or esters; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Supramolecular Chemistry (2004)

by J. L. Atwood, Jonathan W. Steed

,, S OW LAS (Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate) Cationic. Head Group Tail Group Hydrophilic or Lipophobic Lipophilic or Hydrophobic Zwitterionic surfactants have positive and negative charges on the head group.

Google previewThe Water Dictionary (2010)

A Comprehensive Reference of Water Terminology by Nancy E. McTigue, James M. Symons

See also alkylbenzene sulfonate. linear differential transformer A device designed to produce an electric output proportional to the displacement of a movable core within the primary coil. linear feet See in the Units of Measure section. linearity ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

alkylbenzene sulfonate Organic Chemistry, a branched-chain sulfonate , ...

Google previewThe Fertilizer Encyclopedia (2009)

by Vasant Gowariker, V. N. Krishnamurthy, Sudha Gowariker, Manik Dhanorkar, Kalyani Paranjape

Branched alkylbenzene sulphonates are much more resistant to such decomposition than are linear alkylbenzene ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Chemistry (2016)

by Richard Rennie, Jonathan Law

The product is an alkylbenzene (for alkyl substitution) or an alkyl aryl ketone (for acyl substitution). The reactions occur at high temperature (about 100 C) with an aluminium chloride catalyst. The catalyst acts as an electron acceptor for a lone ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Environmental Microbiology (2003)

by Linda D. Stetzenbach, Marylynn V. Yates

LAS linear alkylbenzene sulfonate. latent infection an infection that is asymptomatic, but may become symptomatic under the proper conditions. 93 Legionnaires' disease latent virus a virus whose genome is. microscopy. oxidation a chemical ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)

by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart

Linear alkylbenzene sulfonate, alcohol ethoxysulfates, alkyl sulfates, and soap are common anionic surfactants.

Google previewA Consumer's Dictionary of Food Additives (2009)

by Ruth Winter

sodium n'alkylbenzene sulfonate. sodium ntono- and ...

Google previewA ConsumerĂ½s Dictionary of Household, Yard and Office Chemicals (2007)

Complete Information About Harmful and Desirable Chemicals Found in Everyday Home Products, Yard Poisons, and Office Polluters by Ruth Winter

FABTM GRANULAR LAUNDRY DETERGENT • An anionic detergent that contains sodium alkylbenzene ...

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Alkylbenzene Meaning

Video shows what alkylbenzene means. Any hydrocarbon formally derived from benzene by replacing one or more hydrogen atoms with alkyl groups.

Scrabble value of A1L1K5Y4L1B3E1N1Z10E1N1E1

The value of this 12-letter word is 30 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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