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adipic


adipic


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Adipic  \A*dip"ic\,  a.  [L.  adeps,  adipis  fat.]  (Chem.) 
  Pertaining  to  or  derived  from  fatty  or  oily  substances;  -- 
  applied  to  certain  acids  obtained  from  fats  by  the  action  of 
  nitric  acid.