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alkylbenzenesulfonates

alkylbenzenesulfonates is a plural form of alkylbenzenesulfonate

alkylbenzenesulfonate

Definition:

a sulfonate of alkyl benzene

Class:

substance noun (substance and materials)

Plural:

alkylbenzenesulfonates

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

alkylbenzenesulphonate [British/Canadian spelling]

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate | dodecylbenzenesulfonic acid [synonym] | sodium salt [synonym] | LAS [synonym] | linear alkylbenzene sulfonate [synonym] | C18H29NaO3[chemical formula]

a series of organic compounds with the formula C12H25C6H4SO3Na. It's a colourless salt with useful properties as a surfactant. It's usually produced as a mixture of related sulfonates. It's a... (30 of 485 words, 3 images)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Sodium dodecylbenzenesulfonate

Collins Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulphonate [sense-specific]

[US] Same as "sulphonate" | Same as "sulphonate" (7 of 176 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/sulfonate

Oxford Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulphonate [British] | sulfonation [derived]

Syllabification: (sul·fo·nate) [chemistry] | a salt or ester of a sulfonic acid. | convert (a compound) into a sulfonate, typically by reaction with ... (21 of 53 words, 3 definitions, pronunciations)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/american english​/sulfonate

Random House Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle]

[chemistry] : an ester or salt derived from a sulfonic acid. | to make into a sulfonic acid, as by treating an aromatic hydrocarbon with concentrated ... (25 of 47 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/sulfonate

American Heritage Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle] | sulfonates [3rd-person singular present] | sulfonation [noun, related]

A salt or ester of sulfonic acid. | To introduce into (an organic compound) one or more sulfonic acid groups. | To treat with sulfonic acid. (24 of 34 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/sulfonate

Merriam-Webster:

sulfonate [entry 1, noun]

a salt or ester of a sulfonic acid (8 of 19 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/sulfonate

sulfonate [entry 2, verb] | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle] | SO3[chemical formula] | sulfonation [noun, related]

to introduce the .. group into; broadly; to treat (an organic substance) with sulfuric acid (15 of 31 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/sulfonate show=1

New World Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle]

a salt or ester of a sulfonic acid | to introduce the sulfonic group into (an aromatic hydrocarbon) by treating with sulfuric acid (22 of 28 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/sulfonate

Wiktionary:

sulfonate | sulfonates [plural] | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle] | sulphonates [plural] | sulphonate [sense-specific]

[chemistry] Any salt or ester of a sulfonic acid. | To treat or react with a sulfonic acid, or to introduce such a group into a compound. (26 of 28 words, 2 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/sulfonate

Encarta Dictionary:

sulfonate | sulfonates [plural] | sulfonated [past tense] | sulfonating [present participle]

a salt or ester of sulfonic acid | to treat an organic substance with sulfuric acid (15 of 60 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861716815​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

alkylbenzenesulfonate

Audio: British English pronunciation of "alkylbenzenesulfonate"

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