Definition of oleanolic acid
: a crystalline triterpenoid acid C29H47COOH derived from beta-amyrin and occurring free or in the form of saponins or other glycosides (as in olive leaves, clove buds, sugar beets)
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Origin and Etymology of oleanolic acid
International Scientific Vocabulary olea- (from Latin olea olive tree, olive) + connective -n- + -olic — more at olea
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