oleic acid


oleic acid

noun \ō-ˈlē-ik-, -ˈlā-\

Definition of OLEIC ACID

:  a monounsaturated fatty acid C18H34O2 obtained from natural fats and oils

First Known Use of OLEIC ACID

1819

oleic acid

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of OLEIC ACID

: a monounsaturated fatty acid C18H34O2 found in natural fats and oils

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