noun naph·the·nate \ˈnafthəˌnāt, ÷ ˈnapth-\

Definition of naphthenate



  1. :  a salt or ester of a naphthenic acid naphthenate drier

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Origin and Etymology of naphthenate

naphthene + -ate

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capable of being understood in two ways

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