Meaning of margaric in English:

margaric

Pronunciation /mɑːˈɡarɪk/

adjective

Chemistry
  • "margaric acid" noun. An artificially synthesized crystalline fatty acid, C₁₆ H₃₃ COOH (heptadecanoic acid).

Origin

Early 19th century (in an earlier sense). From French margarique from margar- (in margarine) + -ique.