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[non-uh-noh-ik, non-] /ˈnɒn əˈnoʊ ɪk, ˌnɒn-/

noun, Chemistry.
a colourless oily fatty acid with a rancid odour: used in making pharmaceuticals, lacquers, and plastics. Formula: CH3(CH2)7COOH Also called pelargonic acid


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