from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. an acid (C6H13.CO.OH) obtained from œnanthic ether by the action of alkalies; called also n-heptanoic acid, 1-heptanecarboxylic acid, enanthic acid, enanthylic acid and oenanthylic acid. It has the odor of sour sweat. It has the CAS registry number 111-14-8.
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