methyl behenate

methyl behenate

[′meth·əl bə′he‚nāt]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)20COOCH3 A combustible, waxlike solid with a melting point of 53.2°C; soluble in alcohol and ether; used in medical and biochemical research and as a reference standard for gas chromatography. Also known as methyl docosanoate.
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These included Methyl laurate (25), methyl myristate (33) and myristic acid (34), methyl iso-pentadecanoate (37), methyl pentadecylate (40), isopropyl myristate (41), methyl palmitoleate (46), palmitoleic acid (49), methyl palmitate (47) and palmitic acid (51), methyl margarate (52), methyl linoleate (54), methyl oleate (55), Oleic acid (59), methyl elaidate (56), methyl stearate (58), methyl 9Z,12E-Octadecadienoate (60), methyl arachidonate (63), gondoic acid (64), methyl arachidate (65), methyl erucate (69), methyl behenate (70), and methyl lignocerate (75).