Methane

Methane

WordNet



noun


(1)   A colorless odorless gas used as a fuel
Wiktonary



Noun



  1. The simplest aliphatic hydrocarbon, CH4, being a constituent of natural gas.
    Cattle emit a large amount of methane.
  2. Any of very many derivatives of methane.

Synonyms

  • methyl hydride
  • carbon tetrahydride