how to pronounce butane


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butane is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of butane in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of butane


  1. A hydrocarbon (either of the two isomers of C4H10 n-butane, and 2-methyl-propane) found in gaseous petroleum fractions.
  2. The n-butane isomer only.

butane frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word butane occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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