January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1352
A definition of the term methane is presented. The term refers to a colorless, odorless, inflammable gas, produced as a result of putrefaction and fermentation of organic matter. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.


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