cetyl alcohol

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ce·tyl alcohol

A solid white waxy alcohol, C16H34O, used as an emulsifier and in cosmetics, perfumes, and pharmaceuticals.

[Latin cētus, whale; see Cetus + -yl.]

ce′tyl al′cohol

(ˈsit l)
a white crystalline water-insoluble solid, C16H34O, used chiefly as an emollient in cosmetics and pharmaceuticals.
[1870–75; < Latin cēt(us) whale; from its being found in spermaceti]
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ol 280 Methyl 11-eicosenoate Hexadecanoic acid, methyl ester Octadecanoic acid, methyl ester 8-Octadecenoic acid, methyl ester, (E)- 315 2-Pentacosanone 2-Nonacosanone 386 2-Pentacosanone n-Hexadecanoic acid Eicosanoic acid 423 Triacontyl acetate Heptacosyl acetate Oleyl alcohol, heptafluorobutyrate 2-Nonacosanone 1-Hexacosanol 1-Hexadecanol, 2-methyl- 485 Octacosyl acetate Oleyl alcohol, heptafluorobutyrate 2-Nonacosanone 2-Pentacosanone 2-Nonadecanone 1-Dodecanol, 3,7,11-trimethyl- 590 Octacosyl acetate 1-Heneicosyl formate cis-7-Dodecen-1-yl acetate Triacontyl acetate Methyl 5,13-docosadienoate 2-Pentacosanone 2-Docosanone 2-Nonadecanone Ergost-25-ene-3,5,6-triol, (3.
1- undecanol 1-dodecanol and 1-hexadecanol are the alcohols that are quantified.
But, others minor in straw; nonanal, camphor, 2,4-dodecadienal, 4-terpineol, [beta]-fenchyl alcohol, acetoxy acetic acid, 4-pentadecyl ester, geraniol, geranyl acetate, 2-decen-1-ol, anethole, 2-dodecenal, 1-nonanal, (2E)2-hexenyl laurate, 1-hexadecanol, 13-heptadecyn-1-ol, 2-octadecanone, hexa hydrofarnesyl acetone, acetoxyacetic acid, 3pentadecyl ester, 1-tetradecanol and methyl 10-octadecenoate were the highest under Giza conditions region.