how to pronounce ethane


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the above transcription of ethane is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

ethane is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of ethane in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… like ethane this is an alien world with …”

meanings of ethane


  1. The same compound, subjected to modification by replacing one or more of the hydrogen atoms with other radicals.
  2. An aliphatic hydrocarbon, C2H6, gaseous at normal temperatures and pressures, being a constituent of natural gas.

ethane frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ethane occurs in english on average 0.1 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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