ricinoleyl alcohol

ricinoleyl alcohol

[¦ris·ən·ō′lē·əl ′al·kə‚hōl]
(organic chemistry)
C18H36O2 Fatty alcohol of ricinoleic acid; a combustible, colorless, nondrying liquid, boiling at 170-328°C; used as a chemical intermediate, in protective coatings, surface-active agents, pharmaceuticals, and plasticizers.