Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


An ester or a salt of oleic acid.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of oleic acid, containing the ion C17H33COO or the group C17H33COO-: common components of natural fats
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˈoʊ liˌeɪt)

1. an ester or a salt of oleic acid.
2. a preparation that contains oleic acid as the principal ingredient.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
polyglycerul-10 dioleate (and) polyglyceryl-3 oleate (and)
New York, NY, May 15, 2018 --(PR.com)-- N&M Specialty Chemicals is offering the following product: Sodium Oleate
Chromatogram obtained after the injection of 1.0 [micro]L of standard stock solution containing the palmitate esters of methyl (1), methyl stearate (2), methyl oleate (3), methyl linoleate (4) and methyl linolenate (5).
The LDE-paclitaxel oleate preparation was made according to the methods described in previous studies (11,27,28).
n-Butyl oleate is an important chemical which is widely used in the preparation of reactive dyes, cationic dyes and disperse dyes.
In brief, mouse peritoneal macrophages or human macrophages differentiated by 7-day culture were incubated at 37[degrees]C in 5% C[O.sub.2] for 18 hours in RPMI 1640 medium containing 10 [micro]g/mL ox-LDL with 0.1 mmol/L [[sup.3]H] oleate in the presence/absence of 10 nmol/L teneligliptin.
Heneicosane, nonadecane, pentacosane, cyclohexadecane, tricosene, docosane, eicosane compounds from hydrocarbons; palmitic acid, ethyl oleate, octadecanoic acid, decanedioic acid compounds from aliphatic acids and their esters; cinnamic acid, ferulic acid from cinnamic acids and their esters; pinostrobin chalcone, pinocembrin, chrysin compounds from flavonoids; [beta]-eudesmol, guaiol, 2-methoxy-4-vinylphenol, l-limonene, a-muurolene, farnesol, Y-terpinene, [beta]-myrcene, a-pinene compounds from alcohols and terpenes; benzoic acid, propanoic acid, 3,4-dimethoxycinnamic acid compounds from aromatic acids; 2-nonadeca-none, 2-pentadecanone compounds from ketones were determined in the propolis sample by GC-MS.
Sclerotherapy is the targeted elimination of small vessels, varicose veins and vascular anomalies by injection of a sclerosant.5 The sclerosing agents include sodium tetradecyl sulfate and monoethanolamine oleate.
Examples of emollients include cetyl stearate, glyceryl stearate, octyl octanoate, decyl oleate, and isostearyl alcohol.
This work conducted surface modification to Ti[O.sub.2] particle in micrometer scale by wet-modification with modifiers, sodium stearate, and sodium oleate. Suspension was prepared with Ti[O.sub.2] powder and water in the weight ratio of 1: 1 and heated to and fixed at 65[degrees]C.