pelargonic acid


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Related to pelargonic acid: nonanoic acid, capric acid

pel·ar·gon·ic ac·id

(pel'ar-gon'ik as'id),
Substance used in the manufacture of lacquers and plastics; produced in the oxidative cleavage of oleic acid.
Synonym(s): n-nonanoic acid
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