Caproic \Ca*pro"ic\, a. (Chem.) See under {Capric}. [1913 Webster]

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  • caproic — CAPRÓIC adj. acid caproic = acid gras care se găseşte în stare de glicerină în unt şi în uleiul de cocos. (< fr. caproïque) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • caproic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or derived from caproic acid …   Wiktionary

  • caproic — ca·pro·ic …   English syllables

  • caproic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • caproic acid — [kə prō′ik] n. [capro (for L caper, goat: see CAPRIOLE) + IC: so named from its smell] a colorless, liquid fatty acid, CH3 (CH2) 4COOH, found in butter and other animal fats and used in the manufacture of esters …   English World dictionary

  • Caproic acid — Capric Cap ric, a. [L. caper goat.] (Chem.) Of or pertaining to capric acid or its derivatives. [1913 Webster] {Capric acid} (also called {decanoic acid}), {C9H19.CO.OH}, {Caprylic acid} (also called {octanoic acid}), {C7H15.CO2.H}, and {Caproic… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caproic aldehyde — heksanalis statusas T sritis chemija formulė H(CH₂)₅CHO atitikmenys: angl. caproaldehyde; caproic aldehyde; hexanal rus. гексаналь; капроновый альдегид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • caproic acid — heksano rūgštis statusas T sritis chemija formulė H(CH₂)₅COOH atitikmenys: angl. caproic acid; hexanoic acid rus. гексановая кислота; капроновая кислота …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • caproic acid — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin capr , caper Date: 1830 a liquid fatty acid C6H12O2 that is found as a glycerol ester in fats and oils or made synthetically and used in pharmaceuticals and flavorings …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • caproic acid — /keuh proh ik/ an oily, colorless or yellow liquid, C6H12O2, with an odor like limburger cheese, usually obtained from fatty animal tissue or coconut oil, or synthesized: used chiefly in the manufacture of flavoring agents. Also called hexanoic… …   Universalium

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