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- adj. Of or pertaining to brassidic acid or its derivatives
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Noting an acid, C8H17CH:CHC11H22CO2H, formed by the action of nitrous acid on erucic acid and probably stereomeric with the latter. It is monobasic and melts at 66°C. This acid is also called brassic acid.
From Brassica (Wiktionary)