Recent Examples of lauric acid from the Web
Still, people do miss their unhealthy fats and, in the latest rage, many have latched onto coconut oil in the mistaken belief that its main highly saturated fat, lauric acid, and other nutrients can enhance health rather than undermine it.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'lauric acid.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
Origin and Etymology of lauric acid
First Known Use: 1863See Words from the same year
Learn More about lauric acid
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about lauric acid
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up lauric acid? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).