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behenic

[ buh-hen-ik, -hee-nik ]
/ bəˈhɛn ɪk, -ˈhi nɪk /
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adjective Chemistry.
of or derived from behenic acid; docosanoic.
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Origin of behenic

1870–75; behen, variant of ben2 + -ic
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