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Chemical Myristic Acid

Name Myristic Acid
Equivalent Terms Acid, Myristic | Acid, Tetradecanoic | Myristate | Tetradecanoic Acid
CAS Registry Number 544-63-8
Definition A saturated 14-carbon fatty acid occurring in most animal and vegetable fats, particularly butterfat and coconut, palm, and nutmeg oils. It is used to synthesize flavor and as an ingredient in soaps and cosmetics. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Structure Myristic Acid
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MeSH® ID D019814
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