Stethal Steth"al, n. [Stearic + ethal.] (Chem.) One of the higher alcohols of the methane series, homologous with ethal, and found in small quantities as an ethereal salt of stearic acid in spermaceti. [1913 Webster]

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  • Stethal — Stethal, C36H38O3, ein Alkohol, nach Heintz Bestandtheil des Cetylalkohols …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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