Definitions for "Hydrocarbon"
A compound containing only hydrogen and carbon, as methane, benzene, etc.; also, by extension, any of their derivatives.
Hiilivety Kolväte A compound that contains only carbon and hydrogen.
organic compounds consisting only of carbon and hydrogen: Aliphatic (straight-chain): paraffins, olefins, acetylenes, acyclic terpenes Cyclic (closed-ring): alicyclic, aromatic
The major constituent of fossil fuels, plastics waxes and oils. React with various airborne gases to form ozone.