-enoic

suff.

Unsaturated acid, especially one containing at least one double bond:octadecenoic acid.

Nearby words

  1. -enchyma,
  2. -ency,
  3. -end,
  4. -ene,
  5. -enne,
  6. -ensis,
  7. -ent,
  8. -eous,
  9. -er,
  10. -erel


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