Melissic

Me`lis´sic


a.1.(Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived from, beeswax; specif., denoting an acid obtained by oxidation of myricin.
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We previously analyzed the fatty acid content of lipophilic extracts of Pistacia vera by capillary GC-MS that showed the PV-DL extract to contain almost 40% saturated fatty acids, in total, consisting of myristic, palmitic, oleic, stearic, elaidic, behenic, melissic, ligno-seric and montanic acids (Aslan et al.
acid; b-pinene; b-sitosterol-glucoside; borneol; bornyl acetate; camphor; caprionic acid; carvone; cinnamic acid methyl ester; cinnamic alcohol; confertiflorin; confertifolin; ellagic acid; fenchone; formic acid; gallic acid; isodrimeninol; isodrimenol; isopolygodial; isorhamnetin; isotadeonal; kaempferol; malic acid; melissic acid; P-cymol; persicarin; persicarin-7-methyl ether; phellandrene; poligonone; polygodial; polygonal; polygonolide; quercetin; quercetin-7-glucoside; quercitrin; rhamnazin; rhamnesin; rutin; sitosterol; tannic acid; terpineol; valerianic acid [17].