[ok-tam-i-ter] /ɒkˈtæm ɪ tər/ Prosody
consisting of eight measures or feet.
Also, octometer. an octameter verse.
(prosody) a verse line consisting of eight metrical feet
[ok-tuh n] /ˈɒk tən/ adjective 1. (of a fever) occurring every eighth day. noun 2. an octan fever. octan oc·tan (ŏk’tān’) adj. Occurring every eighth day. Used of a recurring fever.
[ok-tan-dree-uh s] /ɒkˈtæn dri əs/ adjective, Botany. 1. having eight stamens.
[ok-teyn] /ˈɒk teɪn/ noun, Chemistry. 1. any of 18 isomeric saturated hydrocarbons having the formula C 8 H 1 8 , some of which are obtained in the distillation and cracking of petroleum. 2. . /ˈɒkteɪn/ noun 1. a liquid alkane hydrocarbon found in petroleum and existing in 18 isomeric forms, esp the isomer n-octane. […]
- Octanedioic acid
/ˌɒkteɪndaɪˈəʊɪk/ noun 1. a colourless crystalline dicarboxylic acid found in suberin and castor oil and used in the manufacture of synthetic resins. Formula: HOOC(CH2)6COOH Also called suberic acid