undecenoic acid

noun
un·​dec·​e·​no·​ic acid | \ ˌən-ˌdes-ə-ˌnō-ik- How to pronounce undecenoic acid (audio) \

Medical Definition of undecenoic acid

: any of several isomeric straight-chain unsaturated acids C11H20O2 (as undecylenic acid)

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“Undecenoic acid.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/undecenoic%20acid. Accessed 24 Nov. 2020.

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