[ lawr-ik, lor- ]
/ ˈlɔr ɪk, ˈlɒr- /
of or derived from lauric acid.
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Origin of lauric
1870–75; <Latin laur(us) laurel + -ic
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Example sentences from the Web for lauric
Laurin (Trilaurin) may be prepared synthetically from glycerol and lauric acid.The Handbook of Soap Manufacture|W. H. Simmons