Words nearby palmitic
Examples from the Web for palmitic
Ordinary fats consist principally of derivatives of palmitic and stearic acids.An Elementary Study of Chemistry|William McPherson
Likewise the melting point of stearic acid is lowered by the addition of a small amount of palmitic acid.
The oleic acid, being liquid at ordinary temperature, together with some stearic and palmitic acid, is thus pressed out.
They all consist of acids (stearic, palmitic, &c.) united with glycerine.The Stock-Feeder's Manual|Charles Alexander Cameron
It is a combination of palmitic acid and a peculiar hydrocarbon, called (after the whale) "cetyl," and easily forms pure crystals.More Science From an Easy Chair|Sir E. Ray (Edwin Ray) Lankester