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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to or composed of fat.

Usage examples (9)
  • The wool suint consists largely of the potash soaps of oleic and stearic acids.
  • ~ Ordinary fats consist principally of derivatives of palmitic and stearic acids.
  • The acids separated from it are known by the names of margaric, stearic, and oleic acids.
  • Oh I have some stearic laying around screaming to be used ... guess I have a good project for this week! for more
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