caprylicacid

ca·pryl·ic acid (kə-prĭlʹĭk, kă-) n.
A liquid fatty acid, C8H1602, found in butter and other fats and oils and having a rancid taste. It is used in the manufacture of dyes and perfumes.
  [capric acid + -yl + -ic.]

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Universalium. 2010.

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