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methane

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈmiː.θeɪn/
a gas with no smell or colour, often used as a fuel: Methane is the main constituent of natural gas.
Translations of “methane”
in Vietnamese Mêtan…
in Spanish metano…
in Thai แก๊สมีเทน…
in Malaysian metana…
in Chinese (Traditional) 甲烷,沼氣…
in Indonesian metana…
in Russian метан…
in Turkish metan gazı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 甲烷,沼气…
in Polish metan…
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