Octoic
Octoic Oc*to"ic, a. [See {Octo-}.] (Chem.) Pertaining to, derived from, or resembling, octane; -- used specifically, to designate any one of a group of acids, the most important of which is called caprylic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • octoic — OCTOÍC / OCTÓIC s.n. v. octoih. Trimis de cata, 17.11.2007. Sursa: Neoficial …   Dicționar Român

  • octoic — a. (Chem.): see under octane …   Useful english dictionary

  • octoic — oc·to·ic …   English syllables

  • octoic acid — äkˈtōik noun Etymology: octoic from octane + oic : any of the monocarboxylic acids C7H15COOH derived from the octanes: as a. : caprylic acid b …   Useful english dictionary

  • octoate — ˈäktəˌwāt noun ( s) Etymology: octoic (in octoic acid) + ate : a salt or ester of an octoic acid: as a. : caprylate …   Useful english dictionary

  • C7H15CO — Octoyl Oc to*yl, n. [Octoic + yl.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical ({C7H15.CO.}), regarded as the essential residue of octoic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Octoyl — Oc to*yl, n. [Octoic + yl.] (Chem.) A hypothetical radical ({C7H15.CO.}), regarded as the essential residue of octoic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Octoate — Oc to*ate, n. (Chem.) A salt of an octoic acid; a caprylate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Octoat — Oc|to|at [engl. octoic acid = ↑ Octansäure oder ↑ Ethylhexansäure ↑ at (1)], das; s, e: 1) svw. ↑ Octanoat 2) jargonhafte Sammelbez. haupts. für Metallsalze der 2 Ethylhexansäure (↑ Metallseifen), die als Trockenstoffe verwendet werden …   Universal-Lexikon

  • nonoic — nonoic, a. Chem. (nəʊˈnəʊɪk) [f. L. nōn us ninth, after octoic.] The ninth in the series of fatty acids. Thorpe Dict. Appl. Chem. II. 100 …   Useful english dictionary

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