Oleone O"le*one, n. [L. oleum + -one, 1.] (Chem.) An oily liquid, obtained by distillation of calcium oleate, and probably consisting of the ketone of oleic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • oleone — oleone, on Chem. (ˈəʊliːəʊn) [f. L. oleum oil + one.] An oily liquid, obtained by the distillation of oleic acid with lime; supposed to be the ketone of oleic acid. Penny Cycl. XVI. 425. 1866–77 Watts Dict. Chem. IV. 196 …   Useful english dictionary

  • oléone — (o lé o n ) s. f. Terme de chimie. Corps gras que l on obtient en distillant l acide oléique avec la chaux. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. oleum, huile …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

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