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Paraffin waux

Paraffin waux is a white or colourless saft solit derivable frae petroleum, coal or shale, that conseests o a mixtur o hydrocarbon molecules containin atween twinty an fowerty carbon atoms. It is solit at ruim temperatur an begins tae melt abuin approximately 37 °C (99 °F);[1] its bylin pynt is >370 °C (698 °F).[2]

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  1. Freund, Mihály; Mózes, Gyula; Jakab, E. (trans) (1982). Paraffin products: properties, technologies, applications. Amsterdam, Netherlands: Elsevier. p. 121. ISBN 0-444-99712-1.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |coauthors= (help)
  2. "Paraffin Wax". Chemical book. Retrieved 25 October 2013.