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ricinolein

[ ris-uh-noh-lee-in ]
/ ˌrɪs əˈnoʊ li ɪn /
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noun Chemistry.
the glyceride of ricinoleic acid, the chief constituent of castor oil.
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Origin of ricinolein

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  • Associated words: ricinoleic, ricinolein, ricinus, Palma Christi.

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