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n. alcohol extracted from whale oil (Chemistry)

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Cetyl alcohol
Cetyl alcohol , also known as 1-hexadecanol and palmityl alcohol, is a fatty alcohol with the formula CH3(CH2)15OH. At room temperature, cetyl alcohol takes the form of a waxy white solid or flakes. The name cetyl derives from the whale oil from which it was first isolated.

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Cetyl (das)
n. cetyl, alcohol extracted from whale oil (Chemistry)

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A radical, C16H33, not yet isolated, but supposed to exist in a series of compounds homologous with the ethyl compounds, and derived from spermaceti.

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s. cetylalkohol, alkohol utvunnet fra hvalolje (kjemi)

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