Examples from the Web for stearate
Ordinary starch, or talcum, or the stearate of zinc is suitable.The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)|W. Grant Hague
This separates the stearate, and leaves a nearly pure oleate of lead.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II|Arnold Cooley
We may thus conceive how a small quantity of stearate or oleate of potash may resist the decomposing action of the soda salts.
The stearate of lead, by Chevreul, gives 109 for the atomic weight of the acid.
From the stearate of soda, it appears to be 104; and from that of lime, 102.