- of or derived from ricinoleic acid.
Origin of ricinoleic
1840–50; < Latin ricin(us) castor-oil plant + oleic
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Associated words: ricinoleic, ricinolein, ricinus, Palma Christi.Putnam's Word Book
Louis A. Flemming
It contains palmitic and several other fatty acids, among which there is one—ricinoleic acid—peculiar to itself.