ricinoleic acid

ricinoleic acid (uncountable)

  1. (fatty acid) An unsaturated fatty acid, 12-hydroxy-oleic acid, present in castor oil; used in textile finishing, ink and soap.
  • French: acide palmique
  • Italian: acido ricinoleico

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