C27H55
Ceryl Ce"ryl, n. [L. cera wax + -yl.] (Chem.) A radical, {C27H55} supposed to exist in several compounds obtained from Chinese wax, beeswax, etc. [1913 Webster]

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  • C27H55OH — Cerotin Cer o*tin, n. [See {Cerotene}.] (Chem.) A white crystalline substance, {C27H55.OH}, obtained from Chinese wax, and regarded as an alcohol of the paraffin series; called also {cerotic alcohol}, {ceryl alcohol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cerotic alcohol — Cerotin Cer o*tin, n. [See {Cerotene}.] (Chem.) A white crystalline substance, {C27H55.OH}, obtained from Chinese wax, and regarded as an alcohol of the paraffin series; called also {cerotic alcohol}, {ceryl alcohol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cerotin — Cer o*tin, n. [See {Cerotene}.] (Chem.) A white crystalline substance, {C27H55.OH}, obtained from Chinese wax, and regarded as an alcohol of the paraffin series; called also {cerotic alcohol}, {ceryl alcohol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ceryl — Ce ryl, n. [L. cera wax + yl.] (Chem.) A radical, {C27H55} supposed to exist in several compounds obtained from Chinese wax, beeswax, etc. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ceryl alcohol — Cerotin Cer o*tin, n. [See {Cerotene}.] (Chem.) A white crystalline substance, {C27H55.OH}, obtained from Chinese wax, and regarded as an alcohol of the paraffin series; called also {cerotic alcohol}, {ceryl alcohol}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Montansäure — Mon|tan|säu|re [zu ↑ Montanwachs] systematisches Syn.: Octacosansäure: C27H55 COOH; farblose Wachssäure, Smp. 91 °C, die verestert in Montanwachs vorkommt …   Universal-Lexikon

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