capric acid

Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to capric acid: caprylic acid
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for capric acid

a fatty acid found in animal oils and fats

References in periodicals archive ?
5 4 4 4 >16 >16 Vancomicin 1 2 1 1 1 2 Caprylic acit (C8) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 Capric acid (10) 800 800 800 800 800 800 Lauric acid (13) 400 400 400 400 400 400 Myristic acid (14) 1600 >1600 800 1600 >1600 >1600 Palmitic acit (16) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 Stearic acit (18) >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 >1600 MSSA = Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus MRSA = Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
The primary fats in coconut oil are lauric and capric acid, which have anti-fungal properties.
Diacylglycerol-enriched structured lipids containing CLA and capric acid alter body fat mass and lipid metabolism in rats.
The levels of caprylic acid (C8:0) and capric acid (C10:0) can exceed 80% of the total fatty acids in the seed oil of some Cuphea species (Dehesh et al.
The company plans to operate in organic base chemical industry with an annual capacity to produce 118 tons of caprioc acid, 1,725 tons of caprilic acid and 1,724 tons of capric acid and 18,900 tons of laurie acid.
Members of the Cuphea (koo-FEE-ah) genus produce an oil rich in medium-chain triglycerides, such as lauric and capric acid.
Table 5 -- unsaturated and saturated fatty acids Unsaturated Saturated Crotonic acid Butyric acid Oleic acid Caproic acid Vaccenic acid Caprylic acid Linoleic acid Capric acid Linolenic acid Lauric acid Erucid acid Myristic acid Palmitic acid Stearic acid
I don't know if it will taste goaty but I'll guarantee it will taste like capric acid if it isn't kept clean, fresh, and cold.
Butyric, caproic, caprylic, and capric acid don't either.
By feeding capric acid to female sturgeon, German scientists believe they have hit on a cheap way to chemically tag legally-produced caviar and undermine the black market for the delicacy.
Capric acid also is the major fatty acid in PSR23, averaging about 70% (Isbell and Behle, 2003), but variability surrounding this average is unknown.
Lauric acid (C12) has a greater antiviral activity than caprylic acid (C8), capric acid (C10) or myristic acid (C14).
Oleochemicals could also be categorized into two types namely non edible such as stearine, fatty acid, oleic acid, lauric acid, myristic acid, palmitic acid, glycerin, fatty alcohol, capric acid, soap, environmentally friendly detergent and stearine candle.
Cuphea seed oil contains large amounts of fatty acids, such as lauric and capric acid, that help give soaps and detergents their cleaning power.
67 g capric acid (C10:0), and trace amounts of caprylic acid (C8:0) and caproic acid (C6:0), whereas soybean oil had almost no MCFA (Table 2).