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C3H5 (OH)3+3(C10H31O2)H

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Originally appearing in Volume V25, Page 297 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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C3H5 (OH)3+3(C10H31O2)H give C3H5(C16H3102)3+3H2O Glycerin. Palmitic Acid. Palmitin. Water. The corresponding decomposition of a glyceride into an acid and glycerin takes place when the glyceride is distilled in superheated steam, or by boiling in water mixed with a suitable proportion of caustic potash or soda. But in this case the fatty acid unites with the alkali into its potash or soda salt, forming a soap
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