Definition of margaric in English:

margaric

adjective

Chemistry
  • An artificially synthesized crystalline fatty acid, C₁₆H₃₃COOH (heptadecanoic acid).

Origin

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

Pronunciation

margaric

/mɑːˈɡarɪk/