Definition of Elain
1. olein [n -S] - See also: olein
Medical Definition of Elain
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Literary usage of Elain
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1. A Dictionary of Chemistry and Mineralogy: With Their Applications by Andrew Ure, William Nicholson (1831)
"Human elain is yellow, without odour. Specific gravity 0.913. elain of sheep ; colourless, ... elain of от; 5.8 gr. by 4.7 gr. at do. elain of hog; 11.1 ..."
2. A Practical Treatise on Friction, Lubrication, Fats and Oils: Including the by [Ernst] Emil F[ranz] Dieterichs (1906)
"elain or Red Oil. . The oil known as elain or red oil gets its name from the dark reddish color it derives from its contact with the hot iron press plates ..."
3. Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature by Thomas Gamaliel Bradford (1838)
"elain; the oily principle of fat, obtained by submitting fat to the action of boiling alcohol, allowing the stearin to crystallize, and then evaporating the ..."
4. A Practical Treatise on Friction, Lubrication, Fats and Oils: Including the by Ernst Emil Franz Dieterichs (1916)
"elain or Red Oil.—The oil known as elain or red oil gets its name from the dark reddish color it derives from its contact with the hot iron press plates and ..."
5. The Soap Maker's Handbook of Materials, Processes and Receipts for Every by Carl Deite, Alwin Engelhardt, F. Wiltner (1912)
"It yields very good grained soap, but is also very suitable for smooth olein soaps. Under the name of white elain, a white fatty acid of ..."