chaulmoogric acid

noun
chaul·​moo·​gric acid | \ (ˌ)chȯl-ˌmü-grik- How to pronounce chaulmoogric acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of chaulmoogric acid

: a crystalline unsaturated acid C18H32O2 found as an ester especially in chaulmoogra oil

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“Chaulmoogric acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/chaulmoogric%20acid. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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