Meaning of “methane” in the English Dictionary

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"methane" in British English

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methanenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmiː.θeɪn/ us /ˈmiː.θeɪn/

a gas with no smell or colour, often used as a fuel:

Methane is the main constituent of natural gas.

(Definition of “methane” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"methane" in American English

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methanenoun [ U ]

us /ˈmeθ·eɪn/

a gas having no color or smell which is often used as fuel

(Definition of “methane” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)