eleostearic acid


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eleostearic acid

[¦el·ē·ō′stir·ik ′as·əd]
(organic chemistry)
CH3(CH2)7(CH:CH)3-(CH2)3COOH A colorless, water-insoluble, crystalline, unsaturated fatty acid; the glycerol ester is a chief component of tung oil.
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