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octadecenoic acid

Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2016 | ISBN: 9780198722823
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191789540
octadecenoic acid

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A straight-chain unsaturated fatty acid with the formula C17H33COOH. Cis-octadec-9-enoic acid (see oleic acid)

Reference Entry.  34 words. 

Subjects: Chemistry

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