Definitions for oleicoʊˈli ɪk, ˈoʊ li ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o•le•icoʊˈli ɪk, ˈoʊ li ɪk(adj.)

  1. pertaining to or derived from oleic acid.

    Category: Chemistry

Origin of oleic:

1810–20; < L ole(um)oil+ -ic


  1. oleic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to oil, especially to vegetable oil

  2. oleic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to oleic acid or its derivatives

Anagrams of oleic

  1. eolic


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