alkanofer etymology

English word alkanofer comes from English -fer, English alkane

Detailed word origin of alkanofer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-fer English (eng)
alkane English (eng) (organic compound) Any of saturated hydrocarbons including methane, ethane and compounds with long carbon chain known as paraffins etc., having a chemical formula of the form CnH2n+2.
alkanofer English (eng) A subsurface reservoir of liquid hydrocarbons.

Words with the same origin as alkanofer

Descendants of -fer
Descendants of alkane
alkanium alkanol disiloxane hexasiloxane oligosiloxane pentasiloxane polysiloxane siloxane tetrasiloxane trisiloxane