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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting an acid, a colorless compound, C11H22O2, contained, in combination with glycerol, in the nuts of the Californian baytree, Umbellularia Californica. It melts at 31–34° C. and boils at 275–280° C.

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