decanoic acid


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dec·a·no·ic acid

 (dĕk′ə-nō′ĭk)
n.
A fatty acid, C10H20O2, having a rancid odor, obtained from animal fats and oils, and used in the manufacture of perfumes and fruit flavors. Also called capric acid.

decanoic acid

(ˌdɛkəˈnəʊɪk)
n
(Elements & Compounds) a white crystalline insoluble carboxylic acid with an unpleasant odour, used in perfumes and for making fruit flavours. Formula: C9H19COOH. Also called: capric acid
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Noun1.decanoic acid - a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats; has an unpleasant smell resembling goats
saturated fatty acid - a fatty acid whose carbon chain cannot absorb any more hydrogen atoms; found chiefly in animal fats
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Nonanoic acid 83 75 Decanoic acid 283 279 Biphenyl 195 122 Diphenyl ether 379 250 Pentadecane 235 143 [SIGMA] various VOCs (Semiquantitative) 6357 5138 Experimental 370[degrees]C 370[degrees]C Temperature (698[degrees]F) (698[degrees]F) Concentration Max Avg 1-Octene 3577 3288 Pentanenitrile 370 185 Pentanoic acid methyl ester 644 644 2-Methylbutanoic acid 4180 4124 Heptanal 3580 3406 Pentanoic acid 5466 2733 Octanal 983 983 Heptanonitrile 348 174 Heptanoic acid methyl ester 721 721 Hexanoic acid 669 334 Aniline n.
2005) 85 Carotenoids Fedoseeva and Maloletkina (1999) 86 Chlorophyll Fedoseeva and Maloletkina (1999) 87 Decanoic acid Chernetsova et al.
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The third consultation, on the CLH of six substances which are active in biocide/pesticide products, which was also opened on 21 June, ends on 6 August and concerns: nitric acid, tricalcium diphosphide, flonicamid, octanoic acid, nonanoic acid and decanoic acid.