arachic acid


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

ar·a·chid·ic ac·id

(a-ră-kid'ik as'id),
A saturated fatty acid in peanut oil, butter, and other fats.
[Arachis, fr. G. arakis, leguminous weed]

arachic acid

/arach·ic ac·id/ (ah-rak´ik) arachidic acid.
Mentioned in ?