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methyl oleate

noun, Chemistry
1.
an oily, clear to amber, water-insoluble liquid, C 1 9 H 3 6 O 2 , used chiefly as an intermediate for detergents, wetting agents, and emulsifiers.
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  • Synthesis of branched-chain derivatives of methyl oleate.
  • Quartz crystal microbalance investigation of the structure of adsorbed soybean oil and methyl oleate onto steel surface.

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