Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to eicosanoic acid or its derivatives

Etymologies

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eicosane +‎ -oic

Examples

  • The acids are a mixture of eicosanoic (C20) and docosanoic (C22), with small quantities of palmitoleic (C18) and oleic (C16).

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