from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Pertaining to, or designating, an isomeric modification of ricinoleic acid obtained as a white crystalline solid.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Related to elaïdin; derived from castor-oil.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
This acid combines with two atoms of bromine or iodine, and is converted by nitrous acid into the isomeric ricinelaidic acid, which melts at