erucic acid

noun Chemistry.
a solid fatty acid, a homologue of oleic acid, derived from oils of mustard seed and rapeseed.

1865–70; < Neo-Latin Eruc(a) the rocket genus (Latin ērūca; cf. rocket2) + -ic Unabridged
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erucic acid (ɪˈruːsɪk)
a crystalline fatty acid derived from the oils of rapeseed, mustard seed, and wallflower seed

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