lanoceric acid

noun lan·o·ceric acid \¦lanə¦si|rik-, -se|\

Definition of lanoceric acid

  1. :  a crystalline dihydroxy acid (HO)2C29H57COOH found as an ester in wool grease

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Origin and Etymology of lanoceric acid

International Scientific Vocabulary lan- + cer- + -ic

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