heptadecanoic acid

Margaric acid.

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  • Heptadecanoic acid — Heptadecanoic acid[1] IUPAC name Heptade …   Wikipedia

  • heptadecanoic acid — Margaric Mar*gar ic, a. [Cf. F. margarique. See {Margarite}.] Pertaining to, or resembling, pearl; pearly. [1913 Webster] {Margaric acid}. (a) (Physiol. Chem.) A fatty body, crystallizing in pearly scales, and obtained by digesting saponified… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • heptadecanoic acid — noun a colorless crystalline synthetic fatty acid • Syn: ↑margaric acid • Hypernyms: ↑saturated fatty acid * * * |heptə|dekə|nōik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary heptadecane + oic …   Useful english dictionary

  • heptadecanoic — adjective Of or pertaining to heptadecanoic acid or its derivatives; margaric …   Wiktionary

  • margaric acid — noun a colorless crystalline synthetic fatty acid • Syn: ↑heptadecanoic acid • Hypernyms: ↑saturated fatty acid * * * mär]ˈgärik , mȧ], ]ˈgarik , ˈmär]gərik , ˈmȧ], rēk noun Etymology: margaric, from French margarique, from margar (from …   Useful english dictionary

  • saturated fatty acid — noun a fatty acid whose carbon chain cannot absorb any more hydrogen atoms; found chiefly in animal fats • Hypernyms: ↑fatty acid • Hyponyms: ↑margaric acid, ↑heptadecanoic acid, ↑butyric acid, ↑butanoic acid, ↑capric acid, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Margaric acid — Margaric Mar*gar ic, a. [Cf. F. margarique. See {Margarite}.] Pertaining to, or resembling, pearl; pearly. [1913 Webster] {Margaric acid}. (a) (Physiol. Chem.) A fatty body, crystallizing in pearly scales, and obtained by digesting saponified… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • margaric acid — noun A saturated fatty acid, CH(CH)COOH, that occurs only in very small amounts in natural oils and fats Syn: heptadecanoic acid …   Wiktionary

  • Heptadecansäure — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Margarinsäure Andere Namen n Heptadecansäure Daturinsäure …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Margarinsäure — Strukturformel Allgemeines Name Margarinsäure Andere Namen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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