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arachidic acid

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noun ar·a·chid·ic acid \ˌar-ə-ˌkid-ik-\

Medical Definition of arachidic acid

  1. :  a white crystalline saturated fatty acid C20H40O2 found in the form of esters especially in vegetable fats and oils (as peanut oil)




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