undecanoic acid


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undecylenic acid, undecanoic acid, undecenoic acid

an unsaturated fatty acid, used topically, in ointment or powder form, as an antifungal agent; toxic reactions are rare.
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Compared with fresh motor oil, used oil contained new aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbon compounds such as 1,3,5-trimethyl benzene, p-xylene and methyl ester undecanoic acid.
The word UNDECANOIC appears in the multi-word term UNDECANOIC ACID.
These 37 components are: methyl ester of hexanoic acid, caprylic acid, capric acid, undecanoic acid, lauric acid, tridecanoic acid, myristic acid, myristoleic acid, pentadecanoic acid, pentdecenoic acid, palmitic acid, palmitoleic acid, margaric acid, heptadecenoic acid, stearic acid, oleic acid, elaidic acid, octadecenoic acid, linoleic acid, octadecadienoic acid, g-linolenic acid, linolenic acid, arachidic acid, eicosenoic acid, eicosadienoic acid, 8,11,14-eicosatrienoic acid, heneicosanoic acid, arachidonic acid, eicosatrienoic acid, eicosap- entaenoic acid, behenic acid, eruccic acid, docosa- dienoic acid (C22:2), tricosanoic acid, tetracosanoic acid, docosahexaenoic acid and tetracosenoic acid.