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palmitic

[pal-mit-ik, pahl-, pah-mit-] /pælˈmɪt ɪk, pɑl-, pɑˈmɪt-/
adjective, Chemistry
1.
of or derived from palmitic acid.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; < French palmitique. See palm2, -ite1, -ic
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