Pimelic Pi*mel"ic (p[i^]*m[e^]l"[i^]k), a. [Gr. pimelh` fat.] (Chem.) (a) Pertaining to, or designating, a substance obtained from certain fatty substances, and subsequently shown to be a mixture of suberic and adipic acids. (b) Designating the acid proper ({C5H10(CO2H)2}) which is obtained from camphoric acid. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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