Relating to oleic acid, or elaine.

<chemistry> Elaidic acid, a fatty acid isomeric with oleic acid, and obtained from it by the action of nitrous acid.

Origin: Cf. F. Elaidique. See Elaine.

(01 Mar 1998)

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