What does Adipic mean?

Adipic meaning in General Dictionary

regarding or produced by fatty or greasy substances put on specific acids obtained from fats by the activity of nitric acid

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  • regarding, or derived from, fatty or greasy substances; -- put on certain acids gotten from fats because of the action of nitric acid.

Adipic meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) with respect to, or produced from, fatty or oily substances; -- applied to specific acids acquired from fats because of the action of nitric acid.


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Wislicenus, Ann., 18 93, 2 75, p. 312), is also obtained by the action of sodium on the esters of pimelic acid; by the distillation of calcium succinate; and by hydrolysis of the cyclopentanone carboxylic acid, obtained by condensing adipic and oxalic esters in the presence of sodium ethylate.

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