octoic


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Octoic \Oc*to"ic\, a. [See Octo-.] (Chem.)
   Pertaining to, derived from, or resembling, octane; -- used
   specifically, to designate any one of a group of acids, the
   most important of which is called caprylic acid.
   [1913 Webster]
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