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aluminum soap

noun, Chemistry
1.
any of the salts formed by higher carboxylic acids and aluminum, as aluminum oleate, aluminum palmitate, and aluminum stearate.
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  • Napalm was originally made by mixing an aluminum soap of naphthalene and palmitate with gasoline.

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