docosanoic


docosanoic
adj. of behenic acid (Chemistry)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • docosanoic — adjective Of or pertaining to docosanoic acid or its derivatives; behenic …   Wiktionary

  • docosanoic — /dok euh seuh noh ik/, adj. Chem. behenic. [do ( < Gk, comb. form of dúo two) + cos (extracted from Gk eíkosi twenty) + ANE + O + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • docosanoic — doc·o·sa·no·ic …   English syllables

  • docosanoic — /dok euh seuh noh ik/, adj. Chem. behenic. [do ( < Gk, comb. form of dúo two) + cos (extracted from Gk eíkosi twenty) + ANE + O + IC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • docosanoic acid — noun behenic acid …   Wiktionary

  • docosanoic acid — |däkəsə|nōik noun Etymology: docosane + o + ic : behenic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • n-docosanoic acid — SYN: behenic acid …   Medical dictionary

  • Behenic acid — IUPAC name Docosanoic acid …   Wikipedia

  • docosahexaenoic acid — noun an omega 3 fatty acid with 22 carbon atoms; found in fish (especially tuna and bluefish) • Hypernyms: ↑omega 3 fatty acid, ↑omega 3 * * * ˌdōkōsəˌheksəˌē¦nōik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary docosa (as in docosanoic acid) …   Useful english dictionary

  • docosahexaenoic acid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary docosanoic acid (a crystalline fatty acid) + hexa + ene + oic an omega 3 fatty acid C22H32O2 found especially in fish of cold waters …   New Collegiate Dictionary


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