hydnocarpic acid

noun
hyd·​no·​car·​pic acid | \ ˌhid-nə-ˈkär-pik- How to pronounce hydnocarpic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of hydnocarpic acid

: a low-melting unsaturated acid C16H28O2 occurring as the glyceride in chaulmoogra oil and hydnocarpus oil

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“Hydnocarpic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hydnocarpic%20acid. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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