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Definition of Lauric acid

Lauric acid
Lauric Lau"ric, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, the European bay or laurel (Laurus nobilis). Lauric acid (Chem.), a white, crystalline substance, C12H24O2, resembling palmitic acid, and obtained from the fruit of the bay tree, and other sources.

Meaning of Lauric acid from wikipedia

- Lauric acid or systematically, dodecanoic acid, is a saturated fatty acid with a 12-carbon atom chain, thus having many properties of medium chain fatty...
- myristic and lauric fatty acids and therefore suitable for the manufacture of soaps, washing powders and personal care products. Lauric acid is important...
- Various "human epidemiological studies have shown that myristic acid and lauric acid were the saturated fatty acids most strongly related to the average serum...
- Sorbitan monolaurate is a mixture of esters formed from the fatty acid lauric acid and polyols derived from sorbitol, including sorbitan and isosorbide...
- lauric acid. ISOTAINE CAPHSCocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine; cocamide is from a mixture of coconut fatty acids, 50% derived from (C12:0) lauric acid...
- The molecular formula C12H24O2 may refer to: Ethyl decanoate Lauric acid Hexyl hexanoate Propyl myristate...
- 1-Lauroyl-glycerol, is a monoglyceride. It is the mono-ester formed from glycerol and lauric acid. Its chemical formula is C15H30O4. Monolaurin is most commonly used...
- Caprate Decanoate C10H20O2 CH3(CH2)8COOH 172.26 White crystals C12:0 Lauric acid Dodecanoic acid Laurate Dodecanoate C12H24O2 CH3(CH2)10COOH 200.32 White...
- acids obtained from coconut oil. As coconut oil contains about 50% of lauric acid, in formulas only the 12-carbon chains tend to be considered. Therefore...
- compound with formula CH3(CH2)10CO2Na. As the sodium salt of a fatty acid (lauric acid), it is cl****ified as a soap. It is a white solid. Pathak, K. D.;...