sebacic acid

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sebacic acid

[si′bas·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
COOH(CH2)8COOH Combustible, white crystals; slightly soluble in water, soluble in alcohol and ether; melts at 133°C; used in perfumes, paints, and hydraulic fluids and to stabilize synthetic resins.