<chemistry> A salt of valeric acid with glycerin, occurring in butter, dolphin oil, and forming an forming an oily liquid with a slightly unpleasant odour.

Origin: Valeric + glycerin.

(01 Mar 1998)

valerianic, valeric, valeric acid, valeridine < Prev | Next > valeritrine, valero-, valerone, valeryl

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