cerotic acid

noun
ce·​ro·​tic acid | \ sə-ˌrōt-ik- How to pronounce cerotic acid (audio) , -ˌrät- How to pronounce cerotic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of cerotic acid

: a solid fatty acid C26H52O2 occurring in waxes (as beeswax) and some fats

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“Cerotic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cerotic%20acid. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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