decanoic acid

[dek-uh-noh-ik, dek-]
noun Chemistry.

decane + -o- + -ic Unabridged
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decanoic acid (ˌdɛkəˈnəʊɪk)
Also called: capric acid a white crystalline insoluble carboxylic acid with an unpleasant odour, used in perfumes and for making fruit flavours. Formula: C9H19COOH

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