nervonic acid

nervonic acid
\(ˈ)nər|vänik-\ noun
Etymology: nervonic International Scientific Vocabulary nervon + -ic
: a crystalline unsaturated fatty acid C23H45COOH obtained from nervon by hydrolysis and also found in some fish-liver oils — called also selacholeic acid

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