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symbol: Ole; the trivial name for (Z)‐octadec‐9‐enoyl, CH3–[CH2]7–CH=CH–[CH2]7–CO– (cis isomer), the acyl group derived from oleic acid (i.e. (Z)‐octadec‐9‐enoic acid). It occurs very widely in natural lipids. Compare elaidoyl, vaccenoyl. See also oleic family.


Subjects: Chemistry.

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