lanoceric acid


lan·​o·​ceric acid
: a crystalline dihydroxy acid (HO)2C29H57COOH found as an ester in wool grease

Word History


International Scientific Vocabulary lan- + cer- + -ic

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“Lanoceric acid.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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