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  1. cetyl alcohol(Noun)

    The waxy aliphatic primary alcohol 1-hexadecanol, used in cosmetics etc.


  1. Cetyl alcohol

    Cetyl alcohol, also known as 1-hexadecanol and palmityl alcohol, is a fatty alcohol with the formula CH3(CH2)15OH. At room temperature, cetyl alcohol takes the form of a waxy white solid or flakes. The name cetyl derives from the whale oil from which it was first isolated.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cetyl alcohol in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cetyl alcohol in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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